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How life-saving maternity care came to Somaliland

Clip: 08/09/2017 | 7m 17s

Somaliland, a region of Somalia that lay in ruin from years of war, suffers some of the world's highest rates of infant and maternal mortality. But 15 years ago, Edna Adan fulfilled a lifelong dream by building a nonprofit hospital and nursing school to address the health needs of women. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports.

Aired: 08/09/17

Rating: NR

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