Stories of Séverine: tales of life and death in a maternity clinic in Afghanistan
Greetings from Khost, Afghanistan
Séverine's story begins with her first visit to the maternity clinic in Khost, a sanctuary in a country haunted by relentless conflict, perpetual crises and the weight of an overburdened health system.
Séverine Caluwaerts is a gynaecologist / obstetrician at the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp. As a volunteer for Doctors Without Borders, she was active in Sierra Leone, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi and Afghanistan, among others.
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