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New Countdown Case Study highlights Malawi as early adopter, early achiever

 

NNearly a third of Malawi’s population lives in severe poverty, but the eyes of the global health community have turned to this small, land-locked nation of 16 million because it is one of only a few countries in sub-Saharan Africa that achieved Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 4 by reducing under-5 mortality by two-thirds between 1990 and 2015.

http://www.who.int/pmnch/media/news/2016/malawi/en/

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