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An empty wheelchair stands in the corridor between the labor and delivery rooms at RBH. According to the World Bank, almost half of the deaths of women of reproductive age are due to problems in pregnancy or childbirth; it is estimated that 75 percent of those deaths are preventable.
Birth in Kabul: the Rabia Balkhi Women's Hospital

An empty wheelchair stands in the corridor between the labor and delivery rooms at RBH. According to the World Bank, almost half of the deaths of women of reproductive age are due to problems in pregnancy or childbirth; it is estimated that 75 percent of those deaths are preventable.