Thank you to our midwife colleagues. They stand for women and provide quality care, despite the pandemic, despite the conflict, despite everything that comes their way.
The Panjshir Valley, Afghanistan. In an area with one of the highest maternal and infant mortality rates in the world, EMERGENCY gynaecologists and obstetricians monitor 150 pregnant women and 15 births every single day.
Keren, one of the team at the Anabah Maternity Centre, tells us about EMERGENCY’s work, and explains why the centre is fundamental to the inhabitants of the Valley and beyond: The Valley of Women.