The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the UN’s most prominent initiative for improving social and economic conditions in the world’s most impoverished nations, offer a comprehensive strategy for ending poverty and hunger; combating HIV/AIDS; universal education; gender equality; child and maternal health; environmental sustainability; and global partnership-building.
Reuters/Maxim Shemetov - Men lift up sacks, part of a Russian convoy carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine, in Makiivka (Makeyevka) in Donetsk region, December 12, 2014.
The Origins of the Millennium Development Goals
December 2014, John McArthur
John McArthur examines the establishment of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by identifying seven associated myths and offering explanations for each.
December 9, 2014, Homi Kharas and John McArthur
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December 4, 2014, Homi Kharas and Christine Zhang
October 10, 2014, Laurence Chandy and Homi Kharas
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September 2, 2014, Julia Gillard
August 7, 2014, Gabriel Sanchez-Zinny and James McBride
July 2014, Jacob Hughes, Ted Hooley, Siafa Hage and George Ingram
July 30, 2014, George Ingram
July 1, 2014, Jaime de Melo
June 23, 2014, Rebecca Winthrop and Liesbet Steer
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Nonresident Fellow, Global Economy and Development, Center for Universal Education
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Project on International Order and Strategy
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