In 2015maternal mortality rate target dropped to 103 per 100,000 births.
Maternal mortality in Indonesia is relatively still high enough thatreached 228 per 100,000 births. Although Indonesia has beenpreviously able to do a decrease of rate 300 per 100,000 live births in 2004. Though based on the Millennium Development Goals or the Millennium Development Goal (MDG), maternal mortality rate is set at 103 per 100,000 births.
This was conveyed by Minister of Women and Child ProtectionLinda Amalia Sari Gumelar when opening the Seminar on Womensupports the MDGs in Denpasar, Bali, on Wednesday morning.Linda Gumelar said the government of Indonesia is continue to tryto do the reduction of maternal mortality, where maternal mortality rates due to targeted delivery fell to 103 per 100,000 births in2015. According to Linda Gumelar, to achieve the target reduction in maternal mortality due to give birth at 103 per 100,000 live births, the Ministry has prepared several programs includingmonitoring and evaluation.