The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are eight goals to be achieved by 2015 that respond to the world's main development challenges. The MDGs are drawn from the actions and targets contained in the Millennium Declaration that was adopted by 189 nations-and signed by 147 heads of state and governments during the UN Millennium Summit in September 2000.

The 8 MDGs are show as below:


Eradicate Extreme Poverty and Hundger Achieve Universal Primary Education
Promote Gender Equality and Empower Women Reduce Child Mortality
Improve Maternal Health Combat HIV?AIDS, Malaria and other Diseases
Ensure Environmental Sustainability Global partnership for Development

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