Bangladesh's 'Army of Housewives'

Local women in Bangladeshi slums help ensure pregnant women stay healthy.
3:00 | 12/14/11

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Have to close our house on the question was -- and international aid group took me by boat to an inner cities mom with their programs are written work. One success story the use of local women and sort of army officials want him out was pregnant women in each neighborhood. Monitoring educating them and if necessary. Getting them to doctors. And he also sent a delivery centers right in the middle of the songs. We -- -- one during the labor education class. Who plans to give birth here do you all plan to come here that -- how many. You all plan to come here to have you make these. -- News of a woman in labor nearby. So -- -- over to another brutally -- -- -- Since we arrived just in time to meet a brand new baby doing just minutes old. His mother's doing well thanks to -- supposed to. On that -- the bleeding. You have a beautiful -- away and.

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