MDG 8 Report: The State of the Global Partnership for Development

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In its latest report, the MDG Gap Task Force found much progress towards achieving the goals set under MDG 8. There was a notable increase in official development assistance, a breakthrough in trade negotiations in … Continue reading

“MDGs- We must finish the job.” says UN Secretary-General

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Launching new report, MDG Advocates outline challenges and opportunities for achieving the Millennium Development Goals by end of 2015 Led by the Prime Minister of Norway and President of the Republic of Rwanda, the MDG … Continue reading

United Nations Millennium Campaign and Microsoft Announce Partnership to take on Data Revolution

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New York, NY – Wednesday 24th September 2014: New visualizations of 15 years worth of data on the Millennium Development Goals, five million citizen voices on the next development agenda and over two hundred million … Continue reading

Celebrating 5 million votes on MY World- the largest survey ever

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THANKS A (FIVE) MILLION! Thanks to everybody’s outstanding efforts- MY World has hit the 5 million votes mark! This is a historic achievement which means that millions of people – many for the first time … Continue reading

(The Guardian) Lack of toilets blights the lives of 2.5bn people

UN deputy secretary general says failure to address sanitation and open defecation threatens disaster for third of humanity By Sam Jones. Originally published in The Guardian. Toilets: 2.5bn people go without – a 99-second video … Continue reading

Proposal for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

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Take a look at the latest proposal for the Sustainable Development Goals to replace the Millennium Development Goals: Introduction to the Proposal of The Open Working Group for Sustainable Development Goals 1. The Rio+ outcome … Continue reading

Join us in Remembering Mandela

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Friday is Mandela Day! “What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others.” -Nelson Mandela Every year on Mandela’s … Continue reading

The Millennium Development Goals Report 2014

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The Millennium Development Goals have been the most successful global anti-poverty push in history. This report examines the latest progress towards achieving the MDGs. It reaffirms that the MDGs have made a profound difference in … Continue reading

African Faith Leaders debate the Post MDGs Agenda

Kampala, Uganda, 2nd July 2014 The role of African faith leaders in promoting human development on the continent came to the fore at the beginning of a two-day African Faith Leaders’ Summit on Sustainable Development … Continue reading

Post 2015 Agenda: UN Millennium Campaign Supports African Faith Leaders

With the deadline to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) approaching, different levels of implementations as well as emerging development challenges have made it imperative to draw up a successor framework building on the success, … Continue reading