Global child mortality rates “halved”

| September 13, 2013
NAIROBI, 13 September 2013 (IRIN) – Child mortality rates declined by 47 percent globally between 1990 and 2012, a major new study by the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) has revealed, although this still falls short of the targets required to meet the UN Millennium Development Goal (MDG) relating to child survival.

Category: News

Comments are closed.