Oscar Basque – Matrone (2008)

Oscar Basque – Matrone (2008)

Oscar Basque, 67 years old, Bois Moquette, Petionville Haiti. He started to work as a traditional birth attendant when he was 16 years old. He learnt the practice while assisting his grandmother. Oscar assists an average of three births a month and thinks of it as an additional source of income. His equipment consists of gloves, gauze and a few capsules of vitamin A.