Sierra Leone is the most dangerous place in the world to give birth.
Sierra Leone is a country about the size of Ireland, lying on the west coast of Africa. Scarred by a long and bloody civil war (1991–2002), and the worst Ebola outbreak in history (2014–2016), Sierra Leone is now battling to rebuild healthcare. People hope to bring their country from the painful shadow of death, to a new era of health and life.
But it is the most dangerous country in the world to give birth:
· Ten women die every day giving birth