Fwd: Maternal Morbidity Report - Better Off Dead?- Launched - Wednesday 6th May 2009
Attached please find a copy of the Maternal Morbidity Report – “Better Off Dead?”, which was launched on Wednesday, 6th May, 2009 by the UK All Parliamentary Party Group (APPG)on Population, Development and Reproductive Health.
This report was launched in the House of Commons on Wednesday 6th May and among those who spoke at the launch were the first lady of UK, Sarah Brown, Geri Helliwel (Spice Girl), and Christine McCafferty UK MP.
The APPG had announced in July 2008 about a new hearing into Maternal Morbidity. Over 50 written submissions were received. Oral hearing sessions, open to the public, then took place in the Parliament in December 2008 to inform the report. WRA members, from all over the world, including from India, had given evidence for the inquiry.
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