Importance of optimal infant and young child feeding (IYCF) in achieving millennium development goals.

@article{Agarwal2008ImportanceOO,
  title={Importance of optimal infant and young child feeding (IYCF) in achieving millennium development goals.},
  author={Ramesh K. Agarwal},
  journal={Indian pediatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={45 9},
  pages={719-21}
}
Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) represent the widest commitment in history to addressing global poverty and ill health. The fourth goal (MDG-4) commits the international community to reducing mortality in children aged younger than 5 years by two-thirds between 1990 and 2015. The first goal (MDG-1) pertaining to eradicate extreme hunger and poverty… CONTINUE READING