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The world urgently needs 900,000 more midwives, report says

More investments are urgently needed in the field of midwifery. Image: Unsplash/Jimmy Conover

Victoria Masterson

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Two midwives care for a patient in the maternity ward of Banadir hospital in Mogadishu, Somalia.. Image: Tobin Jones / World Health Organization
Investments in midwives is urgently needed. Image: The State of the World’s Midwifery 2021
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