Key Actions for the Further Implementation of the Program of Action

A/RES/S-21/2- Adopted by the twenty-first special session of the General Assembly

1999
Author: UNFPA
Publisher: UNFPA

Progress and challenges in the first five years of implementing the Cairo agreement were the focus of a series of meetings leading up to special session of the United Nations General Assembly (ICPD+5) in June 1999. The session identified Key Actions for the Further Implementation of the ICPD Programme of Action, including new benchmark indicators of progress in four key areas:  Education and literacy, reproductive health care and unmet need for contraception, maternal mortality and HIV/AIDS.