INSIGHT: Maternal deaths drop by 44pc since 1990, says UN (The Citizen (Tanzania))

Geneva. Maternal mortality has fallen by 44 per cent since 1990, United Nations agencies and the World Bank Group reported on Thursday. Maternal deaths around the world dropped from about 532, 000 in 1990 to an estimated 303, 000 this year, according to the report, the last in a series that has looked at progress under…