Healthcare And Nutrition In Developing Africa

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Updated Mon, May 13, 2013 7:08 pm
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L-R: Edna Adan, Jackie Wolf, Nafisa Bedri
Jackie Wolf talks with Edna Adan and Nafisa Bedri

On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, host Jackie Wolf talks with Edna Adan and Nafisa Bedri.

The former Foreign Minister of Somaliland, Edna Adan is the founder and director of the Edna Adan University Hospital. Nafisa Bedri is the current director of international and external relations at Ahfad University and an associate professor of women and community health.

Wolf, Adan and Bedri discuss the faltering healthcare system in Somalia, the importance of breastfeeding and infant nutrition in the developing world, and some steps towards bettering healthcare in Somalia and Sudan.

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