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Millennium Development Goals
UN Summit, 20-22 September, New York

Partnership Events

The MDG Summit featured not only formal meetings and roundtable discussions among Government officials, but also a wealth of side events by UN agencies, non-governmental organizations, Permanent Missions, the private sector and other partners. More than 80 partnership events took place between 15 and 23 September -- ranging from advocacy and awareness raising to launches of major initiatives in support of specific MDGs -- demonstrating the energy and commitment of many actors to the Goals.

Read a paper summarizing the events and the commitments and outcomes announced in support of the Millennium Development Goals. This compilation was prepared by the Department of Social and Economic Affairs and the United Nations Office for Partnerships.

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