Denied Motherhood Part Two

Creator: Kenya CitizenTV
Issue: forced sterilization, informed consent

Description: "What would you give up to get milk for your children?" One woman from Mathare slum who was blessed with twins in 2004 says she gave up her right to bear children, by agreeing to sterilization. She could not breast feed because she is HIV positive. Tonight on the second and last part of "Denied Motherhood", Citizen TV has established that forced and coerced sterilization could be targeting women from low resource settings who are living with HIV. Judy Kosgei, went to the health facilities this women visited, to ask them one question did this happen?

Country: Kenya
Population: People with HIV/AIDS, Women
Issue: Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights
Language (Spoken): English