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BIRTH IS A DREAM - Maternity in Africa

Every year, in Africa 200.000 mothers die from complications of pregnancy and childbirth; and for every woman who dies, many others suffer injury, infection or disability. … Read More»

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Changing Birth Changes Everything

The other day I got to watch birth happen. I got to watch a woman pull up all the strength inside of her and use it to bring a newborn child into the world. … Read More»

KENYA: Losing a Life to Give a Life

As a nurse, Okeny-Lucia has insider knowledge on the state of maternal health in her homeland. She has dedicated her life to rallying for increased access to health care for pregnant women and their children. Read More »

"No woman should die while giving life."

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Maternal Mortality in Segag: Tragedy We Can Prevent

In Segag, a small village in the Somali Zone of Ethiopia’s Federal Republic, people live in mud huts. … Read More»

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Uganda in Full Gear to Host 126th Inter Parliamentary Union Assembly: Maternal and Child Health Rights Top on the Agenda.

The year 2012 is yet another golden opportunity for Uganda to put on the table a crucial women issue; maternal health. … Read More»

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Factsheet: What does Family Planning have to do with HIV? Everything.

In an effort to advocate for comprehensive, effective sexual and reproductive health care, CHANGE, with endorsements from Pathfinder, TAG, Family Care International, the International Community of Wom … Read More»

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Offer: Advocacy And Policy Coordinator, Women's Global Network for Reproductive Rights, Philippines

The Women's Global Network for Reproductive Rights (WGNRR). Manila, the Philippines. Closing date: December 21, 2011. Our Mission: … Read More»

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The Status of Motherhood in the US

All is not well with the status of motherhood in the United States. … Read More»

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