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  1. Africa, midway through its "Glorious Thirty"

    ... on primary education, child mortality, slowing down HIV and Aids and increasing the numbers of women in parliament.   These trends are ...

    eleni - 27 Aug 2015

  2. To avoid wars, give diplomacy a chance - Mr. Sampaio

    ... peace making. I participated a lot in health affairs, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and children’s issues. I’ve participated in ... - 13 Aug 2015

  3. No money can pay for the joy of a blind person who can now see – Dr. Ndume

    ... For example, in countries like Namibia, you have the HIV/AIDS pandemic. You have to fight it at the same time also fighting malaria. It ...

    franck - 6 Aug 2015

  4. Funding the planet’s future

    ... MDGs addressed health needs: reversing the spread of HIV/AIDS, malaria and other killer diseases; improving maternal health; and ... - 28 Jul 2015

  5. Speakers at Addis Conference Urge ‘Fully Operational’ Development Financing Scheme to Minimize Effects of World’s Crises on Vulnerable States

    ... contributions since 2004, focusing on water, health care and AIDS, gender equality and extreme poverty eradication, with an emphasis on ...

    eleni - 22 Jul 2015

  6. Progress towards gender parity still slow, uneven

    ... Most governments have focused on the fight against HIV/AIDS, which impacts women significantly.  But limited resources have worsened ... - 19 Jun 2015

  7. Gender equality still within reach

    ... primary education, improving maternal health, fighting HIV/AIDS and new laws to fight discrimination and harmful cultural practices ... - 13 Apr 2015

  8. Improving maternal health in Africa

    ... unsafe abortion and diseases such as malaria and HIV/AIDS. “Many hospitals in my country don’t even have incubators for ... to stop bleeding,” says Ms. Howard. In 2013, of the 7,500 AIDS-related maternal deaths worldwide, 6,800 (91%) were in sub-Saharan Africa. ... - 30 Mar 2015

  9. Ebola: A wake-up call for leaders

    ... year have failed to do, with the possible exception of HIV/AIDS. As fate would have it, the epicenter of the virus is in countries ... deaths during childbirth and from malaria, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS, enteric and respiratory illnesses, diabetes, cancer, cardiovascular ... - 10 Feb 2015

  10. Sustainable Development Goals: New targets hold promise for Africa

    ... promoting gender equality, halting the spread of HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases, and providing universal primary education by ... child mortality Improve maternal health Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases Ensure environmental sustainability ... - 4 Feb 2015