Presentation on theme: "Dr. Ashok Kumar Jain Advisor-RD, Planning Commission, Govt. of India."— Presentation transcript:
Dr. Ashok Kumar Jain Advisor-RD, Planning Commission, Govt. of India
Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) 1.To eradicate extreme poverty and hunger 2.To achieve universal primary education 3.To promote gender equality and empower women 4.To reduce child mortality 5.To improve maternal health 6.To combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases 7.To ensure environmental sustainability 8.To develop a global partnership for development.
MDG1 : Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger Halve the proportion of people who suffer from hunger MDG 2: Achieve universal primary education Children everywhere, boys and girls alike, will be able to complete a full course of primary education.
MDG 3 : Promote gender equality and empower women Indicators track key elements of women’s social, economic and political participation and guide the building of gender- equitable societies. MDG 4 : Reduce child mortality Reduce by two-thirds, between 1990 and 2015, the under-five mortality rate
MDG 5 : Improve maternal health Reduce by three quarters, between 1990 and 2015, the maternal mortality ratio Achieve, by 2015, universal access to reproductive health MDG 6: Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases Have halted by 2015 and begun to reverse the spread of HIV/AIDS. Achieve, by 2010, universal access to treatment for HIV/AIDS for all those who need it.
MDG 7: Ensure environmental sustainability Halve the proportion of people without sustainable access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation. MDG 8: Develop a global partnership for development. In cooperation with pharmaceutical companies, provide access to affordable essential medicines in developing countries
Flagship Programmes of Govt. Of India 1Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) 2Prime Minister’s Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) 3Indira Awas Yojana (IAY) 4Water and Sanitation Mission (National Drinking Water Supply Programme & Total Sanitation Campaign)