In just a year, home births in Bokhtar District have been cut in half.
Khosiyatkhon Komilova is a communications specialist for IntraHealth International in Tajikistan. She's a well known independent journalist in Tajikistan, with more than 14 years of experience working with Central Asian broadcasting, social media, newspapers, and media agencies. She's also a script writer and filmmaker, and she teaches eco-journalism. In the future she would like to be an agronomy-engineer to contribute to ensuring food security in Tajikistan and feeding the country's future generation with healthy food.