Indonesian ‘Facts for Life’ aims to boost infant, maternal health


The Jakarta Post outlines how the Indonesian government and UNICEF have come together to distribute a guidebook to help improve public awareness of healthy habits and Indonesia’s infant and maternal health indicators.

IRIN In Brief: Indonesia to provide poor with safer maternal care

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The Indonesian government announced it would fund deliveries performed by skilled birth attendants for three million poor women in 2011 in a bid to reduce the maternal mortality rate.

Al Jazeera News: Indonesia battles maternal deaths

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Watch this news report on maternal and infant mortality in Indonesia, featuring expert commentary by Save the Children