‘I thought I’d breastfeed my baby for a year. That dream was short-lived’

Indira Govender

We tell moms to exclusively breastfeed. But we don’t tell them about all the things that get in the way of that, including depression.


Medical conscientious objectors who scupper abortions deny women their rights

Indira Govender

Conscientious objectors who refuse to perform abortions or related services for moral reasons may have become a law unto themselves.


Funding crisis looms large

Indira Govender

HIV counsellors play a vital role in Lesotho's health system, but the money is running out.