4 WHAT ARE THEY? Millennium Summit Sept 200. Series of goals set to address extreme poverty and human rightsAim to achieve goals by 2015
5 1. ERADICATE EXTREME POVERTY & HUNGER Reduce by ½ people living on less than $1 a dayAchieve employment & decent work for allReduce by ½ people who suffer from hunger
6 2. ACHIEVE UNIVERSAL PRIMARY EDUCATION Ensure that all boys and girls complete primary school.
7 3. PROMOTE GENDER EQUALITY & EMPOWER WOMEN Eliminate gender disparity in primary and secondary education
8 4. REDUCE CHILD MORTALITY Reduce by 2/3 the mortality rate among children under 5
9 5. IMPROVE MATERNAL HEALTH Reduce by ¾ the maternal mortality ratioAchieve universal access to reproductive health
10 6. COMBAT HIV/AIDS, MALARIA & OTHER DISEASES Halt and begin to reverse the spread of HIV/AIDs.Achieve by 2010 universal access to treatment for HIV/AIDs for all that need it.Halt and begin to reverse the incidence of malaria & other major diseases
11 7. Ensure Environmental Sustainability Reverse loss of environmental resourcesReverse biodiversity lossReduce by ½ the people without access to safe drinking water & basic sanitationAchieve significant improvement in lives of at least 100 million slum dwellers by 2020
12 8. DEVELOP A GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP FOR DEVELOPMENT Develop further an open, rule-based, predictable, non-discriminatory trading and financial systemAddress the special needs of the least developed countriesAddress the special needs of landlocked developing countries and small island developing States)Deal comprehensively with the debt problems of developing countriesIn cooperation with pharmaceutical companies, provide access to affordable essential drugs in developing countriesIn cooperation with the private sector, make available the benefits of new technologies, especially information and communications
16 2. ACHIEVE UNIVERSAL PRIMARY EDUCATION Enrollment grew from 80% (1991) to 88% (2005)Does not reflect whether children attend regularly and statistics not available in many conflict areas – more than 100 million children remain out of school.
17 3. PROMOTE GENDER EQUALITY & EMPOWER WOMEN Slow increase – uneven results46% of girls in worlds poorest countries have no access to primary education75% of worlds illiterate adults are women
18 4. REDUCE CHILD MORTALITY Reduced by 13 million to 9.7 million
19 5. IMPROVE MATERNAL HEALTH Still more than 500,000 childbirth related deaths each year (1 death every minute)99% in developing nationsIn 10 poorest countries 1 in 15 women die in child birthIn 10 richest countries 1 in 16,400 women die in child birth
20 6. COMBAT HIV/AIDS, MALARIA & OTHER DISEASES Number of AIDs deaths increasedNumber HIV infections decreasedMalaria reduced but more funding is needed
21 7. Ensure Environmental Sustainability Climate Change!DesertificationDeforestationCoral reef destructionRwanda – first mining free country
22 8. DEVELOP A GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP FOR DEVELOPMENT the G-8 Summit 2005 reached an agreement to provide enough funds to the World Bank, the IMF, and the African Development Bank (ADB) to cancel an additional $40–55 billion debt owed by members of the Heavily In-debted Poor Countries (HIPC)..