Comments by Pakistan during the Panel Discussion on Maternal Mortality and Morbidity and Human Rights (34 session of HRC) 9 March 2017

Mr. President,   The 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda places the protection of human rights, including in the context of health and reproductive care, as central to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). We believe that there is an inextricable link between preventable maternal mortality and morbidity and human rights denials, including discrimination against…