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Maternal and Child Health

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Goal Leader: Irene Koek, Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau of Global Health

Goal Statement: Support the global effort to prevent child and maternal deaths. By September 30, 2019, U.S. global leadership and assistance to prevent child and maternal deaths will annually reduce under-five mortality in 25 maternal and child health U.S. Government-priority countries by an average of 2 deaths per 1000 live births per year as compared to 2017.

Goal Action Plan & Progress Update: