Community based emergency transport systems- MORE MAMaZ Programme, Zambia

This technical brief outlines the strategy, policy implications, results and lessons learned from the implementation of an Emergency Transport Scheme (ETS) in rural Zambia to improve access to maternal health services in the MORE MAMaZ Program.

The MORE Mobilising Access to Maternal Health Services in Zambia (MORE MAMaZ) Programme is a  partnership initiative between the Government of the Republic of Zambia (GRZ) and a consortium comprising of; Transaid, Health Partners International (HPI), Development Data, and Disacare. MORE MAMaZ is funded by Comic Relief. The programme expanded activities of the MAMaZ Programme which was implemented by HPI between 2010 and 2013 and funded by DFID. More MAMaZ began in April 2014 and ran for 30 months to the 30th of September 2016.