19 June 2014

Mozambique is one of the most dangerous places in the world to have a child, writes Mercedes Sayagues, an IPS journalist who recently visited some of Mozambique's rural clinics to find out why this is the case... Sayagues gives a heart-rending account of how most Mozambican women prefer to give birth at home rather than at clinics because of the appalling conditions at those medical facilities.

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