Monday, June 28, 2010

Childbirth In Tanzania

African women have the world's highest death rates during pregnancy and birth.  Tanzania, poor but politically stable, suffers from every problem that leads to these maternal deaths.  But the country is also a case study in the ways that African nations are trying to improve the bleak statistics.  
Watch the slide show with images by Beatrice de Gea for the New York Times here.

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