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Cheick Toure

Cheick Touré

Mali Country Director

With over ten years of experience as a reproductive health provider and master trainer, Cheick Touré has special expertise in identifying performance gaps and strengthening service delivery for family planning and reproductive health.

Previously, Touré worked with IntraHealth on the PRIME II project—leading the project in Mali—and has provided technical assistance in reproductive health, performance improvement, and training of trainers to IntraHealth’s projects in Benin, Kenya, Rwanda, Senegal, and Togo. Touré received his MD from the University of Bamako, Mali.

 

VITAL

We Can Help Restore Dignity for Thousands of Women in Mali

Each year, 2,000 Malian women are at risk of developing obstetric fistulas. Stronger health systems and holistic care can change this.

Agaïcha's Story

On the sixth day, my uncle took me from the village to the nearest health center, 65 km away. Once we got there, an unskilled health provider pulled the baby out by force. My son was dead. The following day, my torment started: I could not control my bladder anymore.”