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What is the deadline to achieve MDG?

What is the deadline to achieve MDG?

In September 2000, eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were adopted to drive the global development agenda. The goals – focusing on poverty, education, gender equality, child mortality, maternal health, disease, the environment, and global partnerships – expire in 2015.

What did the MDGs achieve?

The MDGs helped to lift more than one billion people out of extreme poverty, to make inroads against hunger, to enable more girls to attend school than ever before and to protect our planet.

Which of the following is NOT Millennium Development Goal?

Hence: “Ensure healthy lives and promote well being for all at all ages” is not Millennium Development Goal.

Where can I find the Millennium Development Goals report?

Millennium Development Goals Report 2015 now available. This report is based on a master set of data that has been compiled by the Inter-Agency and Expert Group on MDG Indicators led by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat, in response to the wishes of the General Assembly for periodic assessment…

When did the United Nations Millennium Goals start?

The United Nations Millennium Campaign, started in 2002, supports and inspires people from around the world to take action in support of the Millennium Development Goals.

How did the Millennium Development Goals affect children?

Globally, significant progress has been made in reducing mortality in children under 5 years of age. In 2013, 6.3 million children under 5 died, compared with 12.7 million in 1990. Between 1990 and 2013, under-5 mortality declined by 49%, from an estimated rate of 90 deaths per 1000 live births to 46.

What was the result of the MDG in 2015?

The post-2015 development agenda will benefit from the lessons learned throughout the MDG experience. A new development period will focus on where we’ve left off after 15 years of worldwide efforts and the new challenges at the forefront of the global agenda. “We have the know-how and the means to address these challenges.

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