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Protecting girls ahead of the FGM ‘cutting season’

As school holidays approach, a group of Oxfordshire residents are working to raise awareness of the threat of female genital mutilation.…

  • Thu Jun 27 07:06:00 2013
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Tackling obstetric fistula in Sierra Leone

Regina Bash-Taqi from Health Poverty Action reports on positive steps to tackle the devastating childbirth injury.…

  • Thu May 23 04:02:00 2013
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Regina Bash-Taqi

Regina Bash-Taqi is Country Director for Health Poverty Action Sierra Leone.…

  • Thu May 23 03:00:00 2013
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Time for a rethink on food

Mari Marcel Thekaekara says the horsemeat scandal in Britain and a dogmeat experience closer to home has made her consider meat differently.…

  • Tue Feb 26 11:47:00 2013
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A boost for women’s health in Uganda

The work of the Uganda Women’s Health Initiative is paying dividends, as Jack Craze reports.…

  • Tue Jun 12 03:48:00 2012
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Palestinian newborns are dying at checkpoints

Israeli soldiers blocking women in labour from reaching medical care have caused deaths of at least 35 newborns and five mothers, says a new Lancet report.…

  • Wed Jul 13 12:21:00 2011
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Time will tell

Dawn Starin hopes that one day the women of the Gambia will escape the horror of female genital mutilation.…

  • Thu Oct 21 09:34:00 2010
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Time to make good on your promises!

World leaders are meeting in New York to discuss progress on the Millennium Development Goals…

  • Wed Sep 22 09:12:00 2010
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Indigenous mothers-to-be: not mothers enough?

Pregnant women from indigenous communities face multiple layers of discrimination…

  • Thu Sep 16 09:45:00 2010
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Our last chance

As things stand, the vast majority of the Millennium Development Goals will not be achieved by the 2015 deadline…

  • Wed Sep 15 04:36:00 2010
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