A group of health experts in Addis Ababa.

A group of health experts in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, gathered to kick off a continental conference on mother and child, VOA News reports states, UN representatives and regional and municipal decision makers to those attendance attendance at the conference, Wednesday, Wednesday, according to an AU press release .

While a recent report documented a decline in global maternal deaths from 1980 to 2008, the number of women die from complications during pregnancy or during childbirth in Africa high, VOA News reports. One-million maternal / newborn deaths occur annually with African women with one – in-16 chance of dying from pregnancy complications, Ethiopian Minister of State for Health Kebede Worku said during the opening of the meeting.William F. House decides to recognition of the national Chemistry Week said, ‘The Oct. 16 to 22.

That resolution was put Reps. Reps. Rush Holt and Vern Ehlers and 12 other members of supported the account including House Science Committee Chairman Sherwood Boehlert and rankings Democratic Member Bart Gordon (D-Tenn.

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