The missing midwife: why a training program failed.

  title={The missing midwife: why a training program failed.},
  author={K H Brey},
  journal={South Asian review},
  volume={5 1},
  • K H Brey
  • Published 1971 in South Asian review
The government of India's program to train indigenous dais (midwives) initiated in 1956 has met with little apparent success in terms of recruiting midwives for training and training effectively those who have been rrecruited. The program was given low priority by many of the states and rejected by others. 4 reasons identified as responsible for the lack of… CONTINUE READING