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The case for including migration in the post-2015 agenda

The case for including migration in the post-2015 agenda

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 11, 2014 0

BANGKOK 11 November 2014 (IRIN) - As the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) expire at the end of 2015, campaigners are calling for the inclusion of migrant worker protections in the post-2015 Sustainable Development

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Reducing child deaths in Niger

Reducing child deaths in Niger

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 27, 2014 0

NIAMEY/DAKAR 27 February 2014 (IRIN) - Niger has made remarkable progress in cutting under-five mortality over the past decade, and it looks set to meet the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) on reducing infant

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Niger’s "remarkable" progress in reducing child deaths

Niger’s "remarkable" progress in reducing child deaths

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 27, 2014 0

NIAMEY/DAKAR 27 February 2014 (IRIN) - Niger has made remarkable progress in cutting under-five mortality over the past decade, and it looks set to meet the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) on reducing infant

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Global child mortality rates "halved"

Global child mortality rates "halved"

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 13, 2013 0

NAIROBI 13 September 2013 (IRIN) - Child mortality rates declined by 47 percent globally between 1990 and 2012, a major new study by the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) has revealed, although this still

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Rethinking mental health in Africa

Rethinking mental health in Africa

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 2, 2013 0

KAMPALA 02 September 2013 (IRIN) - As African countries strive to meet the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by 2015 and plot a new development agenda thereafter, health experts are gathering evidence across

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Madagascar’s Millennium Village goes it alone

Madagascar’s Millennium Village goes it alone

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 22, 2013 0

SAMBAINA 22 March 2013 (IRIN) - A Millennium Village in Madagascar is learning to stand on its own as five years of support from the UN Development Programme (UNDP) come to an end

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Drive for quality in global education post-2015

Drive for quality in global education post-2015

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 21, 2013 0

DAKAR 21 March 2013 (IRIN) - Education experts gathered in the Senegalese capital Dakar this week to discuss what priorities should look like once the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) expire in 2015. The

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HEALTH: Uneven progress in global TB fight

HEALTH: Uneven progress in global TB fight

October 17, 2012 0

NAIROBI 17 October 2012 (IRIN) - The UN Millennium Development Goal (MDG) target of halting and reversing the tuberculosis (TB) epidemic by 2015 has been achieved, and the world is on track to

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HEALTH: Child survival up, but not enough

HEALTH: Child survival up, but not enough

carolyn.simon@hrc.org May 11, 2012 0

NAIROBI 11 May 2012 (IRIN) - Global mortality among children younger than five years declined by 26 percent between 2000 and 2010 - meaning that the lives of some two million children were

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