Special offices were immediately created and individuals appointed to key positions to work towards actualizing the MDGs
Using poverty statistics from developing countries during the MDGs
era, we assessed whether countries with higher levels of income poverty - that is, more people living on less money - experienced faster reductions in their poverty rates than economies with lower income-poverty levels.
The differing experiences of countries in Africa and Asia illustrate that while adoption of the MDG
agenda did accelerate poverty reduction, the degree of progress has varied widely.
The title of this book clearly tells the readers what it sets out to cover right from the beginning-in-depth analysis and discussions on pertinent issues on the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs
) and the current Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) from an African perspective.
The principal architect of the MDGs
was Kofi Annan during his term as UN Secretary-General.
There were eight broad MDGs
. The majority dealt with socioeconomic issues such as poverty rates, maternal health, infant mortality, educational participation, gender equality, and health.
The program aims to build on the achievements in monitoring and reporting of the MDGs
in Morocco while tailoring approaches and processes to the new circumstances and policy priorities and by enrolling in the momentum globally to prepare the balance sheet and future of the MDGs
issue and balance status under the Pak MDGs
There will be no compromise on negligence and laziness in utilization of funds,he said during the Steering Committee Meeting on Pak Millennium Development Goals (MDGs
) held here at Cabinet Committee Room.
Promoting environment friendly technologies with special focus on clean energy and studying of general public concerning environmental issues to suggest rectification and mitigation are amongst the numerous steps taken to strengthen existing programmes for achieving or reaching close to MDGs
Looking at the outcome of MDGs
, many feel that it was not wise to leave the MDGs
unfinished and aim for yet another ambitious goalpost SDGs.
Adopted in 2000, the MDGs
-- a set of eight broad objectives aimed primarily at tackling poverty -- have set the tone for international development for the last 15 years.