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Edna Adan Ismail presentations in philadelphia, Feb. 2012

Edna Adan Ismail is a former Foreign Minister of Somaliland. She founded Edna Adan Maternity Hospital in Hargeisa, Somaliland with the primary mission to provide better health care to people whose lives have been traumatized by war, and also to provide training for nurses, midwives, and other health workers. She has also been featured in the book "Half the Sky" by Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn.




Feb. 20th, 12:00-1:00 pm Fagin Hall Room 213
“Improving Access to Maternity Care in Somaliland”
Hosted by: School of Nursing Global Health Reflections Week

Feb 27, 2012, 05:30 pm
Friends Center 15th & Cherry Street, MLK Room

"Increasing Access to Maternity Care in Somaliland"
Hosted by: The United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia


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