UN to Highlight Global Health in Meeting With NGOs

This year’s United Nations conference with non-governmental organizations will focus on global health, according to Kiyo Akasaka, U.N. under-secretary-general for communications and public Information. The annual conference, now on its 63rd year, will be held in Melbourne, Australia, from Aug. 30 to Sept. 1. It aims to explore the role of global health in achieving the Millennium Development Goals.

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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.