Presentation on theme: "Millennium Developmental Goals for 2015. 2015 Millennium Goals End Poverty and World Hunger Achieve Universal Primary Education Promote Gender Equality."— Presentation transcript:
2015 Millennium Goals End Poverty and World Hunger Achieve Universal Primary Education Promote Gender Equality and Empower Women Reduce Child Mortality Improve Maternal Health Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria and other diseases Ensure Environmental Sustainability Develop a Global Partnership For Development
Poverty and Hunger Reduce by half, the proportion of people living on less than a dollar a day Reduce by half, the proportion of people who suffer from hunger.
Problem The progress for reducing hunger is being prevented by increases in food cost Escalating prices are driven by: Changing diets Increase in world population Economic growth Use of food crops for biofuel
The poor are the most affected, especially children