Population, Reproductive Health and the Millennium Development Goals

How the ICPD Programme of Action Promotes Poverty Alleviation and Human Rights

No. of pages: 29

Publication Date: 2003

Author: UNFPA

Publisher: UNFPA

This publication highlights the importance of the ICPD Programme of Action, the "Cairo+5" discussions and subsequent experience and agreements as we mobilize to achieve the Millennium Development Goals.

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