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/Siegfried Modola - Women leave a bakery in the old walled town of Harar in eastern Ethiopia, May 19, 2015.
Obama’s trip to Ethiopia: Economic highlights
July 17, 2015, Amadou Sy and Radhika Goyal
In advance of President Obama’s trip to East Africa on July 23, Amadou Sy and Radhika Goyal present key facts on Ethiopia’s economy to consider as the President travels to the region.
July 15, 2015, Amadou Sy
Opinion | World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Sustainable Development
July 13, 2015, Homi Kharas and John McArthur
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July 1, 2015, Homi Kharas and John McArthur
July 2015, Liesbet Steer and Kathryn Smith
June 15, 2015, Uma Lele
May 1, 2015, Wolfgang Fengler
April 14, 2015, Liesbet Steer
March 2015, Xanthe Ackerman
March 6, 2015, John McArthur
March 3, 2015, Homi Kharas
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