Global Week in Review: Cameroonian LGBT Activist Tortured to Death
Sierra Leone Pursues Improvements in Maternal Health Services
An initiative to speed up improvements of maternity success rates in Sierra Leone has been launched with the backing of the U.K.'s Department for International Development. Local communities are encouraged to rate their clinics as part of the process. Currently, one in every 21 women in Sierra Leone is at risk of death during childbirth.