Presentation on theme: "MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS. 1. Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger Reduce by half the proportion of people living on less than a dollar a day Reduce."— Presentation transcript:
1. Eradicate extreme 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
2. Achieve Universal Primary Education a. Ensure that all boys and girls complete a full course of primary schooling
3. Promote gender equality and empower women a. Achieve gender equality in primary, secondary and tertiary education, preferably by 2005 and no later than 2015.
4. Reduce Child Mortality Reduce by two-thirds, between 1990 and 2015, the under-five mortality rate
5. Improve Maternal Health a. Reduce by three-quarters, between 1990 and 2015, the maternal mortality ratio
6. Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other diseases a. Have halted by 2015 and begun to reverse the spread of HIV/AIDS b. Have halted by 2015 and begun to reverse the incidence of malaria and other major diseases
7. Ensure Environmental Sustainability a. Integrate the principles of sustainable development into country policies and programme and reverse the loss of environmental resources b. Halve, by 2015, the proportion of people without sustainable access to safe drinking water c. Have achieved, by 2020, a significant improvement in the lives of at least 100 million slum dwellers