Maputo, 10 May 2013. The National Health Week kicked off this week in Mozambique, with plans to reach about 4 million children under the age of 5 throughout the country, in what has become a cornerstone of national health promotion.
By Ban Ki-moon
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, but starting this week we can march a thousand days forward into a new future.
“My parents did not want to get married because I suffer from epilepsy. However, I insisted that I wanted to get married so my parents spoke to my husband explaining to him of my condition. He accepted and promised to look after me. After we married and had children he changed and became very violent with me. Many time when I suffered epilep...
DATELINE: 25 – 27 January 2013
LOCATION: Gaza Province, Mozambique
SOURCE: UNITED NATIONS /UNICEF
PRODUCER: Suzanne Beukes
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