Millenium Development Goals

 
[Video]Feeding the world by 2030 beyond reach
[Video]Feeding the world by 2030 beyond reach
With the high rates of unemployment and increasing food prices, the 2030 SDG deadline seems more of an aspiration than an achievable target.
Child mortality drops but still high
Child mortality drops but still high
The number of children around the world who die each year has dropped by more than half since 1990 but still falls short of the millennium...
Africa's once-in-a-generation opportunity
Africa's once-in-a-generation opportunity
Africa's leaders have in their hands a once-in-a-generation opportunity to shape the international development agenda, not just for their...
Monbiot's belief that he knows what's best for Africa is offensive
Monbiot's belief that he knows what's best for Africa is offensive
A response to a Mail & Guardian opinion piece published on June 18 2013 entitled "Monbiot: Bono can't help Africans by...
MDGs: Five goals to a more equitable world
MDGs: Five goals to a more equitable world
The dialogue would lead us to a better, more equitable world.
Masekela: Ask the poor what they really need
Masekela: Ask the poor what they really need
The United Nations' high-level panel on a post-2015 development agenda is engaged in a series of meetings to determine a new set of goals to...
Africa requests more money at Aids summit
Africa requests more money at Aids summit
African leaders on Wednesday called for greater resources to battle the Aids pandemic at a summit where United Nations leader Ban Ki-moon set a...
Crowded Moz classrooms drive kids to night school
Crowded Moz classrooms drive kids to night school
At 8pm Joana Charles waits outside her class for her history teacher at a school in Mozambique's capital, while hundreds of children run and play...
Zuma: More urgency needed on MDGs
Zuma: More urgency needed on MDGs
With only five years left to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), a "greater sense of urgency" is required to ensure they are realised,...
Let's keep our promise to the world's children
Let's keep our promise to the world's children
Every child knows that you shouldn't break a promise. Yet governments are on the brink of breaking a Millennium Development Goal promise made to...
Obama urges new ways to tackle poverty
Obama urges new ways to tackle poverty
United States President Barack Obama called on Wednesday for new ways to tackle global poverty and said his administration would focus its help to...

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