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Overcoming Customs and Stigma, Sudan Gives Orphans a Lifeline

Date: April 5, 2008
Author: Lydia Polgreen
QUOTE: But in the last few years a radical shift led by an unusual coalition of government officials, Western aid organizations and religious leaders has taken place here. It has rescued many infants of Maygoma from a grim fate by transforming religious and legal attitudes toward children born out of wedlock in this deeply conservative society.

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