Ayesha - Eight Months Pregnant

Author(s): Fikayo Adebajo

Type: Photograph

Department: Department of Sociology

Exhibit no: 10

Highly Commended - LSE LIFE Prize

Nigeria has the third highest infant mortality rate in the world. Accessible maternal healthcare is invaluable in uplifting women, their families and their communities as a whole. However, women of colour and women in developing countries are repeatedly failed by wholly inadequate healthcare systems leading to wholly preventable deaths.

Acknowledgements: Wellbeing Foundation