The State of the World's Children, 2011: Adolescence, an age of Opportunity by United Nations
English | Feb. 22, 2011 | ISBN: 9280645552 | 148 Pages | PDF | 3 MB
Having a child remains one of the biggest health risks for women worldwide. Fifteen hundred women die every day while giving birth. Thats a half a million mothers every year. The State of the Worlds Children 2009 addresses maternal mortality, one of the most intractable problems for development work. The difference in pregnancy risk between women in developing countries and their peers in the industrialized world is often termed the greatest health divide in the world.