Nurse Benjamin risks death to save lives in Guinea

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According to UNICEF, 15,300 babies and 3,800 women die in childbirth each year in Guinea. Getting medicines to where they're needed is a real problem.

Such conditions seem surprising, given the country's wealth in gold and diamonds.

But like the roads they travel on, the livelihood of Guineans is being eroded day by day. In their attempt to stay alive, they continue to dice with death, and the odds are not always in their favour.

Watch the full film here: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/riskingitall/2017/09/risking-death-save-lives-guinea-170924082340036.html


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