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Progress being made in cutting child mortality

16th May 2013
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Figures from the World Health Organisation show progress being made in cutting child mortality rates. However, it will miss target of two-thirds reduction by 2015.

The data has shown a fall of more than 5 million deaths in under-fives but this will not be enough to reach the 2015 Millennium Development Goal.

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Article Information

Title: Progress being made in cutting child mortality
Author: Martine Hamilton
Article Id: 24155
Date Added: 16th May 2013

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