June 2, 2010 – Council on Foreign Relations – New York, NY
New York, NY
CFR Symposium on Rethinking Maternal Health
Speakers: Christy Turlington Burns, CARE Maternal Health Advocate and Director, “No Woman, No Cry”
Susan Davis, President and Chief Executive Officer, BRAC USA
Anika Rahman, President, Americans for UNFPA
Presider: Isobel Coleman, Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Every year, hundreds of thousands of women worldwide die during childbirth, and millions more are critically injured. In “No Woman, No Cry,” Christy Turlington Burns details the stories of at-risk pregnant women in Tanzania, Bangladesh, Guatemala, and the United States.
This event was made possible thanks to the generous support of the MacArthur Foundation.