United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon noted Benin’s gains in achieving the Millennium Development Goals, particularly in boosting primary education, reducing mortality and bolstering access to potable water. Progress has been sluggish in the areas of sanitation, environment and food security, he added.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.