Posted by: APO | 10 March 2017

Giving Birth in the Shadow of Starvation: South Sudan Famine Especially Tough for Women

The famine in South Sudan, borne out of years of war, political instability and drought, now affects more than 100,000 people. UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is increasingly concerned about the health and well-being of people affected by this crisis, and especially pregnant women as their food supplies are cut short. According to United Nations estimates, in addition to the 100,000 people… Read more on


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