Mon, 6 Jul 2015 | What, When at UN: 
  • UN Headquarters closed Friday for official holiday…
  • Monday, Secretary-General launches final Millennium Development Goal report…
  • Security Council on Tuesday hears briefing on West Africa…

Lessons from Millennium Development Goals ‘springboard’ for future UN agenda – Ban



The United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) galvanized the world to produce the most successful anti-poverty movement in history, helped lift more than one billion people out of extreme poverty, made inroads against hunger and enabled more girls to attend school than ever before. However, despite remarkable gains, it will take more to ensure the poorest and most vulnerable people are not left behind.




News by Topic