23 March 2012

UN Launches Commission on Life-Saving Commodities for Women and Children

As part of the Every Woman Every Child movement and efforts to meet the health-related Millennium Development Goals, the Commission will champion efforts to increase access to life-saving medicines and health supplies for the world’s most vulnerable people. Led by Co-Chairs President Goodluck Jonathan and Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg, and Vice-Chairs Anthony Lake and UNFPA Executive and Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Commissioners will advocate at the highest levels to catalyze change. Learn more about the Commission and view video statements by the co-chairs.