State of the World’s Midwifery 2014 | UNFPA – United Nations Population Fund

According to the 2014 report an estimated 289,000 women and about 3 million newborn babies died in 2013 alone. The vast majority lost their lives due to complications and illnesses that could have been prevented with proper antenatal care and the presence of a skilled midwife during delivery. This does not have to continue happening.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nThe full report is available via the source link below.\r\n\r\nSource: State of the World’s Midwifery 2014 | UNFPA – United Nations Population Fund