In Tanzania there is a 108/1000 chance of dying under the age of 5.
Tanzania has onle 1 doctor per every 1 million people in rural areas.
Sub-Saharan Africa carries 25% of the global disease burden but has only 3% of the world's health workers.
Touch Foundation works to bring healthcare to the poorest people in sub-saharan Africa, choosing to focus in Tanzania. Touch brings healthcare to rural areas of this country by providing medical student scholarships in Tanzania, advising the Tanzanian government on medical education policies, and sending clinical teams to rural areas of Tanzania to both treat and train locals.