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Case Study:Claudine:

"We have running water near our house in my village. It was built by WaterAid and the AMI association a few years ago so I don’t have to walk very far to fetch water."

Things in the bag:
-new clothes
-cotton wool
-alcohol for cleaning
-sanitary pads

"My family told me about the taboos around pregnancy and I’ve tried to follow them. For me, the main one is not putting a scarf around my neck during my pregnancy because if I do my baby could be born with the umbilical cord wrapped around their neck. So I don’t wear a scarf. I don’t even have one at home because I want my baby to be born naturally without anything around his neck."