TITLE

Efforts to Meet World Health Goals Lag

AUTHOR(S)
Mitka, Mike
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;10/5/2005, Vol. 294 Issue 13, p1600
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the World Health Organization and the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals. Findings of the "Health and the Millennium Development Goals," a document released by WHO; Idea that millions of children are dying from preventable conditions; Views of Andrew Cassels, the WHO director of millennium development goals, health and development policy, concerning the 2015 targets and funding; Statistics showing the mortality rate in children for several regions of the world; Why the organization is falling short of its public health goals.
ACCESSION #
18461465

 

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