Repost from Huffington Post:
In Kenya, one of the countries where my organization, World Health Partners, works, an average of 17 women die every day from causes related to pregnancy and childbirth.
Each day in Kenya, more than 90 newborns and 200 children under the age of five die, many of them from preventable and treatable diseases.
It sounds stark, but these numbers represent good news, actually.
Read the full article at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/gopi-gopalakrishnan/creating-real-change-for-_b_8210476.html