06 April 2012

Inter-Parliamentary Union Passes Landmark Resolution on Maternal & Child Health

In Kampala, Uganda this week, delegates to the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) passed a landmark resolution calling for member-parliaments to take all possible measures to achieve Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) 4 and 5 by 2015. View a press release with more information on the resolution. Read the statement given by UNFPA Executive Director Babatunde Osotimehin at the IPU Assembly. Watch a video of UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake discusing stunting and malnutrition at the IPU Assembly.