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Sustainable Development Goals
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Sustainable Development Goals

Posted by admin on · Leave a Comment One of the main outcomes of the Rio+20 Conference was the agreement by member States to launch a process to develop a set of (SDGs), which will build upon the Millennium Development Goals and converge ... Global Education Magazine, 2 days ago
'More work needed to end poverty' Radio New Zealand, 3 days ago
Ensuring peace in the post-2015 framework for sustainable development Islamic Republic News Agency, 6 days ago

Millennium Development Goals: India fails to curb mother and child deaths

Summit to discuss country's inability to reach Millennium Development Goals.
 DNA5 days ago What the next administration can do to reduce chronic poverty  MSN Philippines1 week ago DRC upbeat ahead of key mining summits  CAJ News Africa1 week ago Sustainable Development Goals  Modern Ghana1 week ago
Money Control

UN lauds India, China for role in poverty reduction

The UN report on millennium development goals (MDG) on Tuesday lauded China and India for playing major roles in lifting more than a billion people out of extreme poverty since 1990. The MDGs were set for a target of 2015 and the UN noted that they helped the ...
 Asian Age1 month ago Global tax regime must protect developing nations: India  Deccan Herald1 month ago India, China played central role in poverty reduction: Report  Zee News1 month ago China, India played key role in global poverty fall: UN  Money Control1 month ago

Infant and Maternal Mortality: How is the world doing on these Millennium Development Goals?

The two maps, above, show the change in Under-five Mortality Rate and the change in Maternal Mortality Ratio during the time period 1990 to 2013 across the world. According to World Health Organisation, between 1990 and 2013 globally, under-five mortality rates declined by 49 per cent (the target is 67 per cent reduction by 2015) and maternal mortality ratios declined by 45% (the target is 75% reduction by 2015). Under-five Mortality Rate (U5MR) Under-five mortality rate ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago 'Bring boys along' in women's empowerment: UNICEF  Deccan Chronicle1 day ago
Business Standard

India home to nearly a third of world's underweight children: UN

United Nations notes progress on Millennium Development Goals, but says challenges remain for India
 Business Standard1 month ago India has made progress towards realising the Millennium Development Goals: UN  Business Standard1 month ago UN notes progress on MDGs, but says challenges remain for India  Zee News1 month ago New HIV infections down by 20 per cent in India: UN report  Economic Times1 month ago
Uganda Daily Monitor

Net Enrollment Rate of primary age children in schools have jumped from 68% to 72%.

The Government is implementing a National Plan of Action to meet the Millennium Development Goals on children's rights relating to health, education, poverty alleviation and social protection. According to official sources, as a result of collective ...
 Radio Pakistan3 weeks ago Balanced diet key for school-going children  Uganda Daily Monitor2 weeks ago MDG: (Govt implementing National Plan of Action to meet MDG)  Pakistan Press International3 weeks ago

Address barriers to effective family planning

Uganda is one of the countries globally that is committed to achieving the Millennium Development goals. Goal five on improving maternal health, meeting women's contraceptive needs has played an important role. MDG five aims to reduce the maternal ...
 Uganda Daily Monitor3 weeks ago Uganda: Address Barriers to Effective Family Planning  AllAfrica.com3 weeks ago

Review on water goals

HALF of Kenyans will mark the expiry of Millennium Development Goals next year without safe drinking water, a review indicates. A new review of the water services shows that half of Kenyans do not have sustainable access to safe drinking water ...
 The Star (Kenya)3 weeks ago

Bibek Debroy: For goals in plain English

Successors to Millennium Development Goals should be achievable - and clearly written Bibek Debroy July 9, 2015 Last Updated at 21:50 IST "By 2030 reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 70 per 100,000 live births." Everyone understands what ...
 Business Standard1 month ago NITI Aayog's Bibek Debroy slams UN's development goals  DNA1 month ago NITI Aayog's Debroy slams UN's development goals  Money Control1 month ago
Chatham House

Analysing Proposals for Reform of the Global Health Architecture

The global health architecture has contributed significantly to progress towards the Millennium Development Goals over the past decade. As the target date approaches for adoption of the new Sustainable Development Goals, this paper suggests that ...
 Chatham House3 weeks ago Health dept launches programme to control maternal deaths  Times of India1 month ago
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