Website tracks progress towards UN millennium goalsBMJ 2007; 335 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39395.449514.DB (Published 15 November 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:1014
- Janice Hopkins Tanne
- New York
A website (www.mdgmonitor.org) will monitor how well nations around the world are meeting the United Nations millennium development goals for 2015, which were established at a UN summit in 2000. It will allow countries to compare themselves with others.
The millennium goals are to decrease global poverty and hunger, to increase primary school education, to promote sexual equality, to reduce child mortality, to improve maternal health, to combat HIV/AIDS and malaria and other diseases, to ensure environmental sustainability, …