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MDG Advocates Statement: Keep the MDG Momentum Going

Zuriel Oduwole, Dangote Foundation join drive for education MDG

WITH less than 500 days to the realization of the 2015 Millennium Development Goals set by the United Nations, especially the education of out-of-school-children, the world leaders are being reminded about the commitments they made in 2000. ... The Guardian Nigeria, 10 hours ago
Why it's time for a Global Fund for Health East African Standard, 1 day ago

A Long Way to Go

Despite a decade of high economic growth, India tops the list of countries in the United Nation's Millennium Development Report with the largest share of global extreme poor. No doubt, this calls for an intense fight against poverty, infant and ...
 EGov Online21 hours ago ECONOMICS FOR EVERYONE: DESIGNING DEVELOPMENT- The Millennium Development Goals (MDG) - Part 3  India Infoline1 month ago 1.4 million children in India died before their fifth birthday: UN report  Sify1 month ago Aim of MDGs to Leave No One Behind: Ban Ki-moon  Outlook1 month ago
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In 2000, The Government of Ghana promised that maternal deaths would decrease by 3/4, child deaths would decrease by 2/3 and there would be universal access to reproductive health, as today, August 18th 2014 marks 500 days until the target date to ...
 Modern Ghana16 hours ago Children's rights group to Aquino gov't: Address inequality in child deaths  Rappler3 days ago Reduce maternal, child deaths: Harsh Vardhan  Prokerala1 month ago “Millennium Development Goals deadline must be met at all costs”  PIB1 month ago

Post-2015 agenda will address MDGs unfinished goals FG

The Federal Government said on Monday that the post-2015 development agenda would tackle unfinished Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) framework. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on MDGs, Dr Precious Gbeneol, said this in Abuja at a ...
 Nigeria Daily Independent2 days ago Proposed UN agenda leaves onus on nat'l laws  Bangladesh Daily Star1 day ago African Accountability Stakeholders Forum On Post-2015 Development Agenda and the Common African Position (CAP)  AllAfrica.com23 hours ago Who will be Accountable? Human Rights and the Post 2015 Development Agenda (4-4)  Sudan Vision Daily3 days ago

Malala meets with Ban Ki-Moon

Malala Yousafzai, an education and women's rights activist, attends a conference on the United Nation's (UN) Millennium Development Goals on August 18, 2014 in New York City. Malala also met with UN Secretary General Ban
 Arabian Business1 day ago New York, 18 August 2014 - Secretary-General's message on the 500-Day Mark to the Conclusion of the Millennium Development Goals "500 Days of Action to Build a Better World"  United Nations2 days ago U.N. Underlines Key Role for Youth and Sports on Development  Inter Press Service1 day ago Shot teenager launches poverty campaign  Herald Sun2 days ago
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Isles evaluates pace in MDGs performance

ZANZIBAR has evaluated herself on how far she has succeeded in implementing the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), saying that the path has been bumpy but impressive. The government convened a forum recently where legislators from the ...
 Daily News TSN1 day ago Tanzania: Isles Evaluates Pace in MDGs Performance  AllAfrica.com22 hours ago

500 Days Until the MDG Deadline: Accelerating Progress for Women and Children

August 18 marked 500 days remaining until the target date for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). They have been, and continue to be, a symbol of our common humanity and a statement of the world's commitment to eradicating extreme poverty and ...
 Huffington Post1 day ago The World Has 500 Days Left In The First Battle Against Global Poverty  Big News Network1 day ago

Abortion second highest cause of death, says health minister

KAMPALA- With less than two years to the expiry of the Millennium Development Goals, maternal mortality still remains high with abortion contributing highly, according to state minister for Primary Healthcare Sarah Achieng Opendi. While addressing ...
 Uganda Daily Monitor2 days ago Curbing illicit financial flows: How to raise $770bn for African Development  Graphic Ghana2 days ago At UN-backed meeting, world's least developed countries urge partnerships to boost productive capacity  Sify3 weeks ago Development and alternative crops provide hope in war on illicit drugs :UN  Sify1 month ago

Poverty eradication remains major challenge

THE Senior Special Assistant to the President on Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), Dr. Precious Gbenoel, Monday at the presidential summit on millennium development goals and post-2015 development agenda said poverty eradication had remained the ...
 The Guardian Nigeria2 days ago 'Poverty Eradication Remains Major Challenge'  Individual.com1 day ago Nigeria: 'Poverty Eradication Remains Major Challenge'  AllAfrica.com1 day ago

Expanding Sexual, Reproductive Health to Score Development Goals

With just 500 days left to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), we must all intensify our actions to hit our targets, especially the MDG 5 targets to reduce maternal death and achieve universal reproductive health. There is no time for ...
 Huffington Post2 days ago
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