Millennium Development Goals
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1. ERADICATE EXTREME POVERTY & HUNGER
- Halve, between 1990 and 2015, the proportion of
people whose income is less than $1.25 a day.
full and productive employment and decent work for all, including women and
between 1990 and 2015, the proportion of people who suffer from hunger.
UNIVERSAL PRIMARY EDUCATION
that, by 2015, children everywhere, boys and girls alike, will be able to
complete a full course of primary schooling.
3. PROMOTE GENDER
EQUALITY AND EMPOWER WOMEN
- Eliminate gender disparity in primary and
secondary education, preferably by 2005, and in all levels of education no
later than 2015.
4. REDUCE CHILD
by two thirds, between 1990 and 2015, the under-five mortality rate.
by three quarters the maternal mortality ratio
universal access to reproductive health.
HIV/AIDS, MALARIA AND OTHER DISEASES
halted by 2015 and begun to reverse the spread of HIV/AIDS.
by 2010, universal access to treatment for HIV/AIDS for all those who need it.
halted by 2015 and begun to reverse the incidence of malaria and other major
the principles of sustainable development into country policies and programs
and reverse the loss of environmental resources.
biodiversity loss, achieving, by 2010, a significant reduction in the rate of
by 2015, the proportion of the population without sustainable access to safe
drinking water and basic sanitation.
2020, to have achieved a significant improvement in the lives of at least 100
million slum dwellers.
8. DEVELOP A
GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP FOR DEVELOPMENT
further an open, rule-based, predictable, non-discriminatory trading and
the special needs of least developed countries.
the special needs of landlocked developing countries and small island
comprehensively with the debt problems of developing countries.
cooperation with pharmaceutical companies, provide access to affordable
essential drugs in developing countries.
cooperation with the private sector, make available benefits of new
technologies, especially information and communications.
Ms. Edith Rasell, Ph.D.
Minister for Economic Justice
700 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44115