17 October 2007 - Women Deliver – Redressing global inequity in maternal health (part 1)

Tape#: JN 7359
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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.

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Production date: 17 October 2007

Duration: 6:36

Keywords: UNICEF, children

Main sequences: BBC Correspondent Amanda Cunningham reports a story about the challenges for pregnant women in a Hospital in an overburdened Karachi, Pakistan. 

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