Cambodia still struggling to meet MDGs
Imagine having to give birth in the dark, with only the most basic tools to help if something goes wrong.
That’s the reality for birthing women in Cambodia. It’s nowhere near as bad as it once was, but despite the Cambodian government’s commitment to improving maternal and child mortality, there is still a long way to go.
Sam King explains.
Angela Dawson – Lecturer, UTS Faculty of Health
Dr Ponndara Ith – Vice Head of the Bureau of Research and Planning at the University of Health Sciences, Phnom Penh
Image: World Bank on Flickr.