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Achieving the Health-related Millennium Development Goals in the Western Pacific Region: Progress report 2010

This 2010 progress report provides a scorecard for the Western Pacific Region countries and areas for the three health-related Millennium Development Goals: to reduce child mortality by two-thirds (MDG 4), to reduce maternal deaths by three-quarters and achieve universal access to reproductive health (MDG 5), and to halt and reverse the spread of HIV/AIDS, achieve universal access to treatment for HIV/AIDS by 2010, and halt and reverse the incidence of malaria and other major diseases (MDG 6).