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The Secretary-General In India to Promote Women's and Children's Health

On April 26, 2012, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon kicked off his visit to India, where he is promoting the well-being of women & children and working with national leaders to build support for women’s and children’s health.

Click here for a trip overview, including details on the Secretary-General's site visit and his efforts to engage the private sector in women's and children's health.

Continue reading below for a roundup of press coverage on Mr. Ban's trip.

Press coverage of Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's Trip to India, April 2012

sgindia6Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visits the antenatal ward at Cama Hospital in New Delhi, India. UN Photo/M. Garten.
April 28, 2012, UN News Centre
In India, Ban calls for greater investment in women and children's health

April 26, 2012, UN News Centre
Lauding India’s Progress on Health, UN Chief Highlights Need to Do More for Women and Children

April 30, 2012, The Asian Age
Ban holds talks with India Inc.

April 28, 2012, India Education Diary
Indian Private Sector Joins UN, Government to Achieve Health Millennium Development Goals

April 28, 2012, Daiji World
Ban to Meet Business Leaders for UN Health Agenda

April 28, 2012, UN Department of Public Information
Secretary-General Says Saving Lives of Women, Children Best Investment Country Can Make, But Governments Often Miss this Common-Sense Approach

Additional Resources:
>>View photos from the Secretary-General's trip.
>>View India's commitment in support of Every Woman Every Child