"In Sudan some of the social indicators are not very good like maternal and infant mortality...STDs, even HIV/AIDS, and the Sudan government is very eager to do something to reduce their impact. So we will be discussing all that," she told reporters on arrival .
The agency started to assist population development programmes in Sudan since 1978.
It currently supports about 20 projects in the areas of reproductive health, population development and advocacy with a total expenditure of 17 million US dollars for the period 1997-2001.
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