Women in a rural village of Quiché, Guatemala wait to hear a talk on maternal health, child nutrition, family planning and domestic violence led by a collaboration between WHO staff and the Guatemalan Ministry of Health.
Children identified as high-risk for malnutrition and undernutrition wait for a monthly check-up in the small health clinic of a rural community outside Nebaj, Quiché.
A pregnant mother receives her first ultrasound during a consultation in a small health clinic of a rural community outside Nebaj, Guatemala.
At a small health center in a village outside of Nebaj, a boy is weighed and measured at a monthly check-up for children who have been identified as malnourished, undernourished, or at high risk.
Commissioned for World Health Day 2018 to document increased access to health care in the predominantly rural and indigenous region of Quiché, Guatemala. Photos were featured in a public campaign across public transport stations in Guatemala City.
Photo: Doña Juana, an indigenous Ixil midwife of Pulay, Quiché, Guatemala.