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Asia Profile: Dr Kiran Martin: empowering lives in Delhi's slums

Asia Profile: Dr Kiran Martin: empowering lives in Delhi's slums

Updated 28 February 2012, 18:10 AEDT

Almost twenty-five years ago as a young medical graduate, Dr Kiran Martin took a borrowed table into the slums of Delhi to start up her first medical clinic.

Today, she heads up an organisation that works in more than 50 slum colonies and has developed an approach to urban health, housing and development that's been recognised around the world.

Presenter: Joanna McCarthy, Canberra correspondent

Speaker: Dr Kiran Martin, founder and director of Asha Community Health and Development Society in Delhi

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