Fighting Maternal Deaths with Faith

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This project follows one imam and his wife in Afghanistan as they train and dispense contraception to their community. How do they operate in a society plagued by poverty, cultural restrictions and limited access to healthcare?

  • €15,000 Budget in Euros
  • 2015-10-01 Final release date
  • 3 Round winner
  • 1 Location
  • 16 Durations in months

This project follows one imam and his wife near Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan, as they train and dispense contraception to their community. How do they operate in a society plagued by poverty, cultural restrictions and limited access to healthcare? This package includes a story and a short video on the Guardian on how imams think about birth control.

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