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Girls in southern Sudan are more likely to die in childbirth than complete primary school

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7455.1514-a (Published 24 June 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:1514
  1. Peter Moszynski

    Girls in southern Sudan are more likely to die in pregnancy or childbirth than complete primary education, says a Unicef report published last week, to mark the International Day of the African Child.


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    Only 1 in 100 girls in southern Sudan complete primary school

    Credit: PETER MOSZYNSKI

    “After 21 years of war, southern Sudan ranks as the worst place in the world for many key indicators of women and children's …

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