MDG 4 & 5 CHILD AND MATERNAL HEALTH
Discussions pertaining to MDGs 4 & 5 and specific countries, organizations, groups or individuals that work towards either of these goals will take place here. As delineated by the United Nations, the fourth and fifth Millennium Development Goals are as follows: The fourth goal is to Reduce Child Mortality with the target of reducing by 2/3 the under-five mortality rate between 1990 and 2015. The fifth goal is to Improve Maternal Health by 1) Reducing by 3/4 between 1990 and 2015 the maternal mortality ratio, and 2) Achieving by 2015 universal access to reproductive health.
I'm sending you the Press Release we've just sent as I think you will be interested too. This is from a Network On 20th November it's the 20th Anniversary of the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted this seminal charter for all the world's children. Much has been done, much more has not. We pledge we want to Build a World Fit for All Our Children to Play in. What will happen in the next 20 years? This is where we ask YOU to tell us what you would like to see happen.