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Poor women have little access to health service

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Fri, May 14 2010 | 09:45 am

PREMIUM Gender-biased policies and poor implementation of health laws hinder the fulfillment of women’s rights to adequate medical services, a study has found. According to research conducted in Jakarta, Yogyakarta and Bengkulu, assessing government health policies, women who are poor or are victims’ of domestic violence face difficulties in accessing healthcare services. “There are many policies in...