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It’s Time To Rally Grass Roots to Support the UN Population Fund Again.

Imagine yourself a pregnant woman in Syria making her way on foot to a refugee camp when suddenly you go into labor. The United Nations Population Fund is there to save you and your baby’s life. That is what UNFPA does. I have seen their work on site in Mali and in Senegal.

Larysa Ziobina, head of the newborn department at Kramatorsk maternity center, said that since the war began, more women who come to the clinic are at risk of miscarriage and more newborns need intensive care. Donetsk, Ukraine PHOTO: UNFPA

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