Half the Sky - Midwifery in Somaliland

Edna Adan, head of the only maternity hospital in Somaliland, encourages women to become midwives through her midwife training program. In the video, Edna describes the program and women who participate in the training tell their stories. Pregnancy related morbidity and mortality are extremely high in the region and Edna and her trainees are determined to change that. 

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Last updated: December 30, 2013

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