CISLAC Policy Brief on MDGs 4 and 5 – On Reduction of Under Five and Maternal Mortality Rate

2011-06-02T01:20:13+00:00June 2nd, 2011|Categories: Policy Briefs|Tags: |

Click here to download PDF – CISLAC Policy Brief – Reduce Under-five and Maternal Mortality Globally up to three hundred and fifty eight thousand women die every year due to lack of access to timely intervention and lack of skilled medical personnel. Similarly, many children under five years of age, statistically up to eight million lose [...]

CISLAC Policy Brief on Gender Equity and Empowerment towards achieving the MDGs

2011-06-02T01:07:26+00:00June 2nd, 2011|Categories: Policy Briefs|Tags: , , |

Click here to download PDF Women are the most disadvantaged especially in the poorest countries. Opportunities for educational, social and economic advancement are usually markedly inferior to those of men and they often face barriers in gaining access to good education and health care for both economic and cultural reasons. This is manifest in less developed [...]

CISLAC Policy Brief on Nigeria's Progress Towards Achieving Millenium Development Goals of Combating HIVAIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

2010-06-02T05:59:55+00:00June 2nd, 2010|Categories: Policy Briefs|Tags: , , , |

Click here to download PDF: CISLAC Policy Brief – Combat HIV AIDS Tuberculosis and Malaria The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Goal 6 is combating HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. The targets are to halt and begin to reverse the spread of HIV/AIDS and the incidences of malaria and other diseases by 2015, as well as, achieve, by [...]