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KENYA-SOMALIA: Breaking with tradition on reproductive health

September 14, 2011

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14 Sep 2011 14:15Source: Content partner // IRIN DADAAB, 14 September 2011 (IRIN) – Most Somali women fleeing to northeastern Kenya’s Dadaab in northeastern Kenya have never visited an antenatal clinic, let alone given birth in a hospital. “When I see an expectant mother or one with a small child, I ask them whether they […]

KENYA-SOMALIA: Breaking with tradition on reproductive health

September 14, 2011

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14 Sep 2011 14:15Source: Content partner // IRIN DADAAB, 14 September 2011 (IRIN) – Most Somali women fleeing to northeastern Kenya’s Dadaab in northeastern Kenya have never visited an antenatal clinic, let alone given birth in a hospital. “When I see an expectant mother or one with a small child, I ask them whether they […]

Crossing to Safety: One Woman’s Story of Arriving in Dadaab from Somalia

September 2, 2011

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01 September 2011 DADAAB, Kenya — When Fatuma Ali together with her husband decided to begin a trek from Somalia to Kenya with their four children, they knew the journey would be torturous. But it was one that they had to take. Pregnant with her fifth child, Fatuma could hardly withstand the situation in Somalia […]

Crossing to Safety: One Woman’s Story of Arriving in Dadaab from Somalia

September 2, 2011

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01 September 2011 DADAAB, Kenya — When Fatuma Ali together with her husband decided to begin a trek from Somalia to Kenya with their four children, they knew the journey would be torturous. But it was one that they had to take. Pregnant with her fifth child, Fatuma could hardly withstand the situation in Somalia […]

Where are the men of Dadaab?

July 25, 2011

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Residents of the world’s largest refugee camp are mainly women and children, raising questions about the fate of men.Azad Essa Last Modified: 21 Jul 2011 16:28 Azad EssaWomen and children fleeing SomaliaMore than 80% of those of those fleeing Somalia are women and children   The wind hollers, whipping up dust that scratches at our […]

Where are the men of Dadaab?

July 25, 2011

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Residents of the world’s largest refugee camp are mainly women and children, raising questions about the fate of men.Azad Essa Last Modified: 21 Jul 2011 16:28 Azad EssaWomen and children fleeing SomaliaMore than 80% of those of those fleeing Somalia are women and children   The wind hollers, whipping up dust that scratches at our […]