Posted by: APO | 28 June 2016

Poverty, illiteracy and early deaths await world’s most disadvantaged children: UNICEF global report

Uganda needs to reduce its under-five mortality rate in poor communities by 6.8% per year to enable it to realize the 2030 target of 25 deaths per 1,000 live births, according to a UNICEF global report released yesterday morning in New York (3:00am in Kampala). The State of the World’s Children 2016, UNICEF’s annual flagship report indicates that to fully realize the target in Uganda, the reduction… Read more on


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