Presentation on theme: "Dr. Ashok Kumar Jain Advisor-RD, Planning Commission, Govt. of India"— Presentation transcript:
1 Dr. Ashok Kumar Jain Advisor-RD, Planning Commission, Govt. of India
2 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) To eradicate extreme poverty and hungerTo achieve universal primary educationTo promote gender equality and empower womenTo reduce child mortalityTo improve maternal healthTo combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseasesTo ensure environmental sustainabilityTo develop a global partnership for development.
3 MDG1 : Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger Halve the proportion of people who suffer from hungerMDG 2: Achieve universal primary educationChildren everywhere, boys and girls alike, will be able to complete a full course of primary education.
4 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 mortalityReduce by two-thirds, between 1990 and 2015, the under-five mortality rate
5 MDG 5 : Improve maternal health Reduce by three quarters, between 1990 and 2015, the maternal mortality ratioAchieve, by 2015, universal access to reproductive healthMDG 6: Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseasesHave 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.
6 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
7 Flagship Programmes of Govt. Of India Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA)2 Prime Minister’s Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY)3 Indira Awas Yojana (IAY)4 Water and Sanitation Mission (National Drinking Water Supply Programme & Total Sanitation Campaign)