Videos BBC Fight for Life
Fight for Life chronicles the difficulties experienced in the lives of women giving birth in developing countries and illustrates best practices that can help reduce the high rates of maternal and infant mortality. Each of the programmes in this series was filmed in a different country. The programme was broadcast on BBC World and later on numerous national television stations around the world. Filming for the programmes took place in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bolivia, India, Malawi, Mongolia, the Republic of Moldova and Uganda.
The BBC series was made possible by generous financial support from the Department for International Development (DFID), UK. We would like to thank The Commonwealth Secretariat and UNFPA for their support.