As we mark World Contraception Day on September 26th, this may seem like a lofty goal. Similar ambitious and hopeful statements are being made right now at the United Nations as the Sustainable Development Goal process moves forward. But this is a specific target. This is Laura Razaka’s hope for the communities that she serves over the coming year. And it can be realised.
Laura is a 25 year-old Malagasy midwife who works in rural southwest Madagascar for marine conservation organisation Blue Ventures. This may seem like an unusual workplace for a midwife, but it offers Laura a unique opportunity to reach isolated communities with vital health services.
Read the full article on the Huffington Post.