17 October 2007 - Women Deliver – Redressing global inequity in maternal health (part 4)
Tape#: JN 7371
Khatira, 14, and her firstborn in Afghanistan, where women face a one in eight lifetime risk of maternal death, one of the highest in the world, in part because early marriage is common.
Keywords: UNICEF, children
Main sequences: BBC Correspondent Amanda Cunningham interviews Afghan Member of Parliament Fauzia Kofi about her ideas on how to improve maternal health in Afghanistan and why women’s health has not been a priority in the country.
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