Panel: Addressing the Challenge of Women’s Health & Improving the Responsiveness of Healthcare Systems to address the Health needs of Women

Panel: Addressing the Challenge of Women’s Health & Improving the Responsiveness of Healthcare Systems to address the Health needs of Women

  • In 2011, women’s life expectancy at birth was more than 80 years in 46 countries, but only 58 years in the WHO Africa region
  • Almost all (99%) of the approximate 287,000 maternal deaths every year occur in developing countries