UN resolution on fistula 2020

No. of pages: 8

Publication date: December 2020


The 2020 UN Resolution calls upon States and the international community to accelerate actions to end fistula and reiterates the need for urgent efforts and significantly increased investment to improve maternal health by addressing sexual and reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health. The document further outlines key recommendations and actions and calls for fistula-affected countries to develop an inclusive, integrated, costed, time-bound national strategy and action plan to end fistula by 2030.