Target

By 2030, end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age, with all countries aiming to reduce neonatal mortality to at least as low as 12 per 1,000 live births and under-5 mortality to at least as low as 25 per 1,000 live births

Sustainable Development Target 03.2 by 2030 end preventable deaths of newborns and under-five children

Proposed Indicators

Source: Priority Nutrition Indicators for the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals1.

Indicator Area Priority Indicator Relevance for other targets
Global Nutrition Targets (WHA 2012) Percentage of infants less than 6 months of age who are exclusively breast fed SDT021, SDT022
Percentage of infants born with low birth weight (< 2,500 grams) SDT022

How to achieve? Where is action needed?

For open data regarding this target see #SDG3 - Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.


Several articles of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda or the New Urban Agenda describe possible initiatives. If these articles are not listed here, then look them up via Search the Actor Atlas using one or more of these terms children death live-births newborn.


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Spanish: #sdt032 - poner fin a las muertes evitables de recién nacidos y de niños menores de 5 años
French: #sdt032 - Eliminer les décès évitables de nouveau-nés et d’enfants de moins de 5 ans, tous les pays devant chercher à ramener...

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