Concern for the Future

Location:Marshall Islands
Subject:Teen pregnancy; health issues
Length:17 minutes
Year Released:1996
Director:Glen Hughes
Producer:Jiko Luveni
Library Code:UHM AV/C VIDEOTAPE 19804
Description:Examines the problem of teenage pregnancy in the Marshall Islands, which is seen as a major concern. Unmarried young girls are adding to the extremely high birth rate in the Marshalls, taxing the country's obvious limitations of land and other resources. Includes interviews with government and social leaders as well as footage of the atoll of Ebeye, which is one of the most congested Pacific islands. In Marshallese.
Record No:376
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