6 Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases

Where are we?

Serious challenges, particularly in countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, also persist with regard to child mortality (MDG 4), maternal health (MDG 5) and combatting HIV/AIDS, and malaria and tuberculosis (MDG 6). These are the MDGs where progress has been slowest.

(See statistics on child mortality and immunization in the region)

(See statistics on maternal and reproductive health)

(See statistics on HIV and AIDs, tuberculosis and malaria in the region)

Source: Building more inclusive, sustainable and prosperous societies in Europe and Central Asia (2013)

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