17 October 2007 - Women Deliver – Redressing global inequity in maternal health (part 3)

Tape#: JN 7361
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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: 6:29

Keywords: UNICEF, children

Main sequences: BBC Correspondent Amanda Cunningham reports on the problem in an Afghanistan hospital of keeping a medical facility running effectively for pregnant women, even without much needed resources. 

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