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Heroes for health: Europe
Saadat Djoldosheva
WHO/Igor Sapozhnikov

After graduating from the Djalalabad School of Nursing in 1973, Saadat worked as a surgical nurse before taking up her position in Uzgen.

"I am district nurse, midwife, helper, friend – and sometimes even a veterinarian," explains the 52-year-old mother of nine.

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