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Date: 01/19/2017
Source: UNFPA
Type: Updates
A brutal attack by Boko Haram forced Zainab Abubakar, 28, and her six children to flee their home in northern Nigeria. “I was one month pregnant when I left Gamboru Ngala,” Ms. Abubakar told UNFPA from the Dalori displacement camp in Maiduguri. “During my escape, I lost my pregnancy.” Ms. Abubakar’s tragic miscarriage took place in 2014, but the Boko Haram crisis continues to drive women and...
Date: 01/19/2017
Source: New Vision
Type: In the News
Government has secured a loan of over sh450b from World Bank through Global Financing Facility to support the Every Woman Every Child program to help end maternal and child mortality. The programme which begins in the next five years is designed to provide transport for women in distant places to deliver from health centres and also motivate the health workers. Dr. Ruth Aceng the Minister of...
Date: 01/19/2017
Source: Daily Nation
Type: In the News
Last week, news broke of a pregnant woman who was turned away from a public hospital and as a result lost her baby due to the delay in getting medical attention. While this woman’s story sparked national outrage, the mistreatment of pregnant women seeking maternal health care is a common occurrence throughout Kenya, which is only exacerbated by the current doctors’ strike. This woman was denied...
Date: 01/19/2017
Source: Partners in Population and Development
In 29th November 2016, the delegates assembled in Dakar, Senegal for 13th International Inter-Ministerial Conference of PPD on Priority Population and Development Challenges in the Context of SDGs reaffirmed their willingness and commitments; to accord highest urgency to post 2014 ICPD engagement and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) achievement through redoubled efforts to collectively...
Date: 01/18/2017
Source: Daily Monitor
Type: In the News
When we meet Asyiah Nagudi, at her a single roomed rented house in Mukono District, tears flow down her cheeks as she recounts the economic hardships she has gone through in the past one year. Nagudi says her husband abandoned her in 2015 on learning that she was pregnant with their second child. “I cannot afford two meals a day for my two children,” she says. The 25-year-old says she conceived...
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