The future we want

The number of preventable maternal and child deaths has significantly reduced within a generation, but now is not the time to take our foot off the gas. An opinion by Nana Taona Kuo, head of Every Woman Every Child, ahead of next week's U.N. General Assembly in New York.

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About the author

  • Nana Taona Kuo

    Nana Taona Kuo is senior manager at the executive office of the U.N. Secretary-General for Every Woman Every Child, a U.N. global campaign that hopes to save the lives of 16 million women and children by 2015 by engaging governments, multilaterals, the private sector and civil society to address major health challenges facing women and children around the world. Kuo previously worked for UNAIDS.