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Health and Humanitarian. Former Miss South Sudan 2012/2013. Do good, it pays back. Heroes Never Die. Daughter of the Nile.
4 Oct
In 2017 and with a population of 166,000, Aweil West had only 4 healthcare facilities to cater to the needs of the sick. Today, healthcare access in South Sudan remains a challenge!
Kindly watch this youtube video by @Concern

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Although 44% of the population lives within a one-hour walking distance of a public healthcare facility, there are only 400 facilities that are operational, serving a population of 12 million.
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#Southsudan ranks 5th in the world's highest maternal mortality (death) rates, one reason being lack of timely access to health services as we see in this video by #unicefssudan. Many causes of disease and death in South Sudan are preventable!

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