Africa not on the right track to halve poverty by 2015.

The Kaiser Daily Wellness Policy Report is published for Kaisernetwork.org, a free of charge support of The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Copyright 2009 Advisory Board Firm and Kaiser Family Base. All rights reserved.. Africa not on the right track to halve poverty by 2015, Economic Commission for Africa head says U.N. Economic Commission for Africa Executive Secretary Abdoulie Janneh said the global economic depression could keep Africa from meeting the Millennium Development Goal of halving poverty by 2015, Reuters reviews.Bodies, NGOs and regional development banks, Reuters notes. The meeting was called at the request of France, current president of the combined band of 20 leading economies, based on the news agency . Attendees plan to discuss how to deliver aid securely and successfully into Somalia, the Guardian notes . This article was reprinted from kaiserhealthnews.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Kaiser Health Information, an editorially independent information service, is a scheduled plan of the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan healthcare policy research organization unaffiliated with Kaiser Permanente.. AACR invites software for carcinoid and pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor research grant The American Association for Tumor Research is pleased to announce new grant-giving partnerships with the Looking after Carcinoid Base and the Raymond and Beverly Sackler Fund for the Arts and Sciences.