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ERIC Number: ED524420
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Sep
Pages: 24
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Learning for Development: The Commonwealth of Learning and the Millennium Development Goals
Commonwealth of Learning
World leaders, meeting at the United Nations in 2000, set eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) that aim to transform the condition of humankind in the 21st century. These Goals now guide the policies of governments and the priorities of development agencies. These eight goals are: (1) Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger; (2) Achieve universal primary education; (3) Promote gender equality and empower women; (4) Reduce child morality; (5) Improve maternal health; (6) Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases; (7) Ensure environmental sustainability; and (8) A global partnership for development.
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commonwealth of Learning