Preventing Maternal, Child Deaths
USAID has unveiled an action plan, Acting on the Call: Preventing Child and Maternal Deaths, to save the lives of 15 million children and nearly 600,000 women by 2020 - a milestone in President Barack Obama's goal to join the world in ending extreme poverty, hunger and child death in the next two decades.
Mothers with their children at a health post in Ethiopia.
- Publication Date:
- 26 June 2014
Dr. Rajiv Shah, Administrator, USAID, discusses the Agency's commitment to improving maternal and child health at the Acting on the Call: Ending ... see more »