UN optimistic about MDGs targets in Asia-Pacific region (3)

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He said that Asia is in a good position in achieving the goals.

"One big message that I want to say is that Asia is doing well by coming out of global financial crisis. Now, it should focus for the next five years, not just on growth but by broadening development agenda, which is symbolized by the MDGs," he said.

Chhibber said that Asia needs to focus on infant mortality, malnutrition, education and health sanitation.

Source: Xinhua
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