Efforts to Meet World Health Goals Lag

Mitka, Mike
October 2005
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;10/5/2005, Vol. 294 Issue 13, p1600
Academic Journal
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.


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