Times Online: Women step up pressure for maternal health
24 SEPTEMBER 2009
24 SEPTEMBER 2009 | new york - They came in their Jimmy Choos, their diamonds and their pearls. But these women meant business. As the (mostly male) leaders of the world's largest economies arrived in the US for the Group of 20 meeting, 300 of the globe's most influential women gathered in New York on Wednesday night determined to help tackle one of the most pressing but least noticed issues holding back global economic recovery: maternal health.