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Hospitals take steps to reduce maternal, child mortality rates

Hospitals take steps to reduce maternal, child mortality rates

Maternal and child mortality rates could be reduced in Vietnam if hospitals actively seek solutions to prevent medically adverse events and medical errors, the Maternal and Child Health Department of the Ministry of Health has recommended.

Vietnam close to achieving Millennium Development Goal 4

Vietnam close to achieving Millennium Development Goal 4

Progress in controlling the mortality rate in small children has brought Vietnam come close to achieving the related Millennium Development Goal 4 on reducing child mortality, according to the Ministry of Health (MoH).

Vietnam ends extreme poverty for millions of people

Vietnam ends extreme poverty for millions of people

(VOV) -Speaking at a recent consultation workshop in Hanoi regarding Vietnam’s fifth and final 2015 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Progress Report, Vice Minister Nguyen The Phuong of the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) praised the nation’s progress made to date.

Vietnam succeeds in reducing child mortality

Vietnam succeeds in reducing child mortality

Vietnam has made impressive progress in reducing mortality rate of children under five over the past decades, according to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).