Africa: Ten Actions for a More Equal World
Vast inequalities threaten economies, communities and nations, says The State of World Population 2017, UNFPA's flagship report, released today. Read more »
Nigeria: Alarming Shortage of Health Personnel in Conflict-Affected Nigeria
Retired but not tired. This is how people describe Hauwa Lassa, a nurse and midwife who came out of retirement to care for women and girls affected by the conflict in north-eastern… Read more »
May 05, 2016
Somalia: Midwives On the Frontlines of Fighting Maternal Death in Somalia
Nine years ago, Maymuun Abdullahi Nur's mother died giving birth to her eighth child, during a delivery attended only by an untrained traditional birth attendant. Just 13 at the… Read more »
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