IPU: Africa- Global MPs Vow to Prioritise Maternal, Child Healthcare

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IPU: Africa- Global MPs Vow to Prioritise Maternal, Child Healthcare

5 April 2012 - Delegates at the 126th Assembly of the Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Kampala, Uganda have asked parliamentary institutions in the world to prioritise matters of maternal and child health.

In the resolution passed, yesterday, parliamentarians were urged to ensure a coordinated approach to all matters pertaining to maternal and child health, such as sanitation, access to safe drinking water, the fight against malnutrition, and gender quality.

For the full story, see All Africa.