UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) page this week as we mark 1,000 days to the deadline of achieving the MDGs -- an unprecedented 15-year effort to meet the needs of the world’s poorest.
SG: 1000 Days for MDGs from United Nations
Watch Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's special "MDGs Momentum" video message
Read the UN Chronicle Magazine special issue on the Global Partnership for Development, with articles by various contributors.
Goal 1: Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
Goal 2: Achieve universal primary education
Goal 3: Promote gender equality and empower women
Goal 4: Reduce child mortality
Goal 5: Improve maternal health
Goal 6: Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
Goal 7: Ensure environmental sustainability
Goal 8: Develop a Global Partnership for Development
Photo: Ban Ki-moon discussing how to end poverty with young people in Spain this week.
"A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, but starting this week we can march a thousand days forward into a new future."
Find out what else Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says about UN Millennium Development Goals momentum.
UN Partners on MDGs
* UNDP - United Nations Development Programme Millennium Campaign
* UNDESA -UN Department of Economic & Social Affairs
* World Bank
* UNICEF-UN Children's Fund
* UNEP - UN Environment Programme
* UNFPA - UN Population Fund
* WHO -World Health Organization
* IMF -International Monetary Fund
* UN- HABITAT - UN Human Settlements Programme
* FAO -Food & Agriculture Organization
* IFAD -International Fund for Agricultural Development
* ILO- International Labour Organization
* ITU -International Telecommunications Union
* UNAIDS -Joint UN Programme on HIV/AIDS
* UNCTAD -UN Conference on Trade and Development
* UNDG -UN Development Group
* UNESCO -UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
* UNHCR -UN Refugee Agency
* UNIFEM -UN Development Fund for Women
* UNOHCHR - Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
* UNRWA -UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East
* WFP -World Food Programme Regional Commissions Regional Commissions