02 October 2012

Secretary-General lauds investment in maternal health In Tanzania

At a press conference with President Jakaya Kikwete of Tanzania, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and Dr. Helen Agerup, head of the H&B Agerup Foundation, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon lauded their partnership, which has helped cut maternal deaths by roughly one third in two years in the Kigoma, Morogoro and Pwani regions of Tanzania. Read the article.