This blog-post was originally published at Conversations for a Better World, a shared blog on population, gender, and health.
“Ask for what you want. Take what you get. Then, use what you’ve got to get what you want.”
This is what Dr. Fred Sai said about international development at a global conference last week. It was a testament to his genius – simple, pragmatic advice that shoots to the core of global advocacy. These words have become a new mantra – something to repeat when I’m feeling frustrated, and something to repeat when I feel I’ve come up short in getting what is really needed to stop maternal deaths worldwide.
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