In 1994, the ICPD Programme of Action set out to change the world for women and girls. Here is a status report on 5 areas where goals have been accomplished – and where they have not been met.

  1. Reducing maternal deaths.
  2. Eliminating violence against women and girls.
  3. Ending harmful practices against women and girls.
  4. Ending unmet need for family planning.
  5. Advancing gender equality.

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