MALAWI: Women receive better comprehensive healthcare for obstetric fistula

MALAWI: Women receive better comprehensive healthcare for obstetric fistula

Lameck Masina for VOA – WNN Breaking (WNN/UN) Blantyre, MALAWI, EASTERN AFRICA:  Malawi and the United Nations are stepping up efforts to prevent obstetric fistula cases and to help more women already suffering with the condition. Considered a condition born of poverty, obstetric fistula can occur in women during prolonged and difficult child birth or […]

New mobile tech saves lives and women’s health Africa

New mobile tech saves lives and women’s health Africa

Eva Fernandez Ortiz and Shubhi Tandon – WNN Breaking It’s been one hundred years since the first International Women’s Day, and eleven years since the United Nations Millennium Summit. In spite of this poverty still denies women around the world easy access to primary health care. To answer the needs, a new approach to microfinance […]