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The eight goals agreed upon by the nations of the world to cut extreme poverty in half by 2015.
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UN News - FEATURE: Haiti witnesses declining cholera rates, significant gains in development

UN News - FEATURE: Haiti witnesses declining cholera rates, significant gains in development | The Same Heart - Millennium Development Goals | Scoop.it
Haiti, often cited as one of the least developed countries in the Western Hemisphere, has reached – or nearly reached – several of the Millennium Development Goals ahead of the 2015 deadline, according to a report launched by the United Nations...
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Maternal Health: The Forgotten Millennium Development Goal ...

Maternal Health: The Forgotten Millennium Development Goal ... | The Same Heart - Millennium Development Goals | Scoop.it
This past June, I visited Ethiopia as a fellow with the International Reporting Project with the primary goal of examining the impact of Ethiopia's success at achieving Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 4 - reducing child ...
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iCoopera - Global Monitoring Report 2013. Rural-Urban Dynamics and the Millennium Development Goals

iCoopera - Global Monitoring Report 2013. Rural-Urban Dynamics and the Millennium Development Goals | The Same Heart - Millennium Development Goals | Scoop.it
iCoopera: Conocimiento para el Desarrollo / Knowledge for Developtment (UN Global Monitoring Report 2013.
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Report on progress in achieving the Millennium Development Goals in Africa, 2013

Report on progress in achieving the Millennium Development Goals in Africa, 2013 | The Same Heart - Millennium Development Goals | Scoop.it
Originally Published on South African Foreign Policy Initiative Addis Ababa: This report is the latest update by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa on the progress that Africa is mak...
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Six ECOWAS Countries Projected to Meet the MDGS - AllAfrica.com

Six ECOWAS Countries Projected to Meet the MDGS - AllAfrica.com | The Same Heart - Millennium Development Goals | Scoop.it
Six ECOWAS Countries Projected to Meet the MDGS AllAfrica.com Abidjan - Cote d'Ivoire — Six West African countries are projected to record a minimum seven per cent growth rate in 2013, sufficient to meet the Millennium Development Goals (MDG)...
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Why the MDGs are both too ambitious and not ambitious enough ...

Why the MDGs are both too ambitious and not ambitious enough ... | The Same Heart - Millennium Development Goals | Scoop.it
For the globe as a whole the MDGs are unambitious because the headline targets for many of the Goals were set — as Jan Vandemoortele explains on pages 2 and 3 of this PDF (ungated version here) — on the basis of ...
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UN News - UN officials urge greater investment to boost Africa’s development prospects

UN News - UN officials urge greater investment to boost Africa’s development prospects | The Same Heart - Millennium Development Goals | Scoop.it
United Nations officials today stressed the need to harness the necessary resources to take Africa’s progress to the next level, calling for increased investment to boost the continent’s development prospects.
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Bangladesh: Women in a Garment Factory | Pulitzer Center

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Factory jobs hold off marriage for very young girls in Bangladesh - earning a wage changes power relationships within traditional families. Not necessarily a bad thing, then.

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Sustainable Visions by Jeffrey D. Sachs - Project Syndicate

Sustainable Visions by Jeffrey D. Sachs - Project Syndicate | The Same Heart - Millennium Development Goals | Scoop.it
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is mobilizing global action around the great challenge of our time: sustainable development. It is a call that the world must heed.
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Next Millennium Development Goals 'should be more holistic'

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The UN MDGs are too fragmented to achieve key development aims and a new approach is needed after 2015, says a report.

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Venezuela Achieved Key Millennium Development Goals ...

Venezuela Achieved Key Millennium Development Goals ... | The Same Heart - Millennium Development Goals | Scoop.it
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), recognized Wednesday that Venezuela, Cuba, Nicaragua and Peru are the only countries in Latin America to have already achieved the Millennium Development ...
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