International Development

Stakes high at world conference on women

The fact remains that if you're a woman or a child in a developing country today, your odds of dying from a simple, preventable cause are significantly higher. Higher than men, higher than they should be.

Status of Women Minister Patty Hajdu participates in the Women Deliver conference in Copenhagen, Denmark, on May 16. Photograph courtesy of Women Deliver

By MEG FRENCH

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, May 25, 2016 12:00 AM

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