19 October 2011

African Parliaments Endorse a Resolution to Boost Maternal and Infant Health

The legislative arm of the African Union, the Pan Africa Parliament (PAP) urged governments to devote greater financing towards health of women and children. In the resolution passed during the 5th session of the 2nd Pan African Parliament held on 3rd-14th October in Johanesburg, South Africa, members reiterated that maternal, newborn and infant health is critical to overall human and social development in Africa.rEAD THE PRESS RELEASE »rEAD THE RESOLUTION »