Our vision is a world where no woman dies giving life.
Merck for Mothers, known as MSD for Mothers outside of the United States and Canada, is a 10-year $500 million initiative focused on improving the health and well-being of mothers during pregnancy and childbirth.
As a global healthcare company, Merck created Merck for Mothers to address this critically important issue. We are committed to using our business and scientific expertise to improve maternal health and are already working in more than 30 countries around the world.
Working closely with our program leadership, advisory board, governments, international organizations, health experts, and those on the front lines, our goal is to help women across the world be well.
"Merck for Mothers will help us make a difference in the lives of more people in more parts of the world. By helping to address one of the world's oldest and most preventable global health tragedies, we believe Merck for Mothers will have an important impact on society. We also believe it will provide valuable learnings to our business. We are in this fight for the long term."