• Millennium Goals

    To End Deep Inequalities, Say Doyle and Stiglitz, Create a Ninth Development Goal

    by  • May 7, 2014 • Development, Millennium Goals, Poverty, Responsibility to Protect • 

    A girl holds an umbrella near the port in Guinea-Bissau's capital Bissau

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyTwo leading international policy experts at Columbia University are calling for more action from individual governments to address inequalities...

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    Solving Bangladesh’s ‘Living Wages’ Problem Demands Global Support

    by  • March 18, 2014 • Development, Millennium Goals, Women's Issues • 

    Garment workers in Bangladesh

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyThe dialogue on living wages has come a long way since the Rana Plaza collapse in Bangladesh that killed...

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    Women, Girls and Their Sexuality in the Next MDGs

    by  • March 13, 2014 • Development, Millennium Goals, Women's Issues • 

    Midwifery students in Uganda

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyThe future global development agenda must include a standalone goal for gender equality, and United Nations member states, who...

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    Signals of Greater Times Buoy Developing Nations

    by  • March 13, 2013 • Africa, Asia, Development, Health and Population, Millennium Goals, Special Report • 10 Comments

    A displaced person in Mali.

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyFor the developing world, the news in the 2013 United Nations Human Development Report is almost all good. (More...

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    Despite Hard Times, Partnerships in Development Progress

    by  • October 4, 2012 • Development, Millennium Goals • 6 Comments

    A mall in Manila

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyWhile the recent global financial crisis has affected numerous targets meant to measure progress on the Millennium Development Goals,...

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    Epidemics and Fake Drugs Hurt Global Health Improvements

    by  • September 5, 2012 • Millennium Goals • 7 Comments

    Polio vaccination team crosses the Ganges in India

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyA viral illness in Cambodia that killed scores of children this summer is a potent reminder that improving global...

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    Promoting Women Starts Early, in First Grade

    by  • July 9, 2012 • Millennium Goals, Women's Issues • 14 Comments

    Women marching and chanting for an antislavery protest in Nouakchott, Mauritania's capital, on May 26, 2012. JOE PENNEY

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyWith only three years left to reach an ambitious global deadline, tracking the eight Millennium Development Goals often seems...

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    Schools Fail the Youngest Where Population Grows the Fastest

    by  • June 20, 2012 • Africa, Education, Millennium Goals • 10 Comments

    Congolese children in an unfinished classroom at a primary school near the Kahe refugee camp in Goma, North Kivu Province.

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyOptimists in many developing countries are convinced that their expanding youth populations will be engines of economic growth in...

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