How much is a child’s fate determined by the circumstances and location of its birth? Accepted wisdom has it that much of what happens within 24 hours of a child’s birth dictates that child’s chances of survival and likelihood of health and ability to thrive in the long-term.
See HPP’s life-changing services as situated within the larger context of women’s maternal health worldwide in PBS’ documentary Welcome to the World: Why Poverty?
US segment starts at 10:39.
Learn more about the project at WhyPoverty.org