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This is how far people in Africa have to travel to reach a hospital

Africa'a access to health care needs to change. Image: REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Paul Ouma

PhD Fellow, Kenya Medical Research Institute

Emelda Okiro

Head, Population Health Unit, Kenya Medical Research Institute

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Map of public hospitals in Africa. Image: The Conversation

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