Notes 23 SEP 09

Notes 23 SEP 09 - diseases-1/7 women w/ HIV in Global...

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Pol. Sci 23 September 2009 Millennium Declaration -Adopted in 2000 at the UN Millennium Summit -Est. Millennium Development Goals  (est. 8 categories/goals to be achieved  by 2015 Millennium Development Goals: 1.Reduce by half the number of people living on less than a dollar per day 2. Reduce by half the number of people who suffer from hunger. 3. Reduce child mortality by 2/3 (10 million deaths per yr. due to poverty  issues) 4. Reduce maternal mortality by  ¾  (1 out of 13 die in childbirth (Global  South))
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Unformatted text preview: diseases-1/7 women w/ HIV in Global South, 60% in some countries 6. Achieve universal primary education. 7. Eliminate gender disparities in education. GOAL BY 2015-Internet article: 1. Seen some progess 2. Funding issues 3. These are REALLY tough goals (50% reduction in poverty)are they possible?? Should the Global North do more to assist the countries of the Global South?...
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