Our Mission and Values

Vision Statement

To put research back into the hands of black communities as leaders and change agents.


To create a central resource hub, undertake our own research, and to connect maternal health advocates and organisations passionate about reducing maternal health disparities for black women from across the globe.


For Global Black Maternal Health Institute to be a one stop resource hub which provides insights, data and recommendations, and signposts visitors to relevant black led maternal health organisations and maternal health advocates globally.

Our core values and guiding principles

Authenticity – We act with respect, integrity and openness

Innovation – We embrace change and continually seek new ways to improve

Responsibility and Reliability – We operate in a responsible manner and we provide reliable data

Passion – inspired to care about our work and the communities we serve

Community – We make a meaningful impact to the mothers and families we serve

Serve – Our spirit to serve makes our institute stronger