ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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A New Version, an Old Wish List

New Millennium Development Goals

A high-level United Nations panel has proposed the adoption of 12 new Millennium Development Goals from 2015. The new goals suffer from the same key defects as the original ones; they are general wishes without concrete tasks and responsibilities assigned to specific competent actors, and they do not meet civil society aspirations for inequality reduction, systemic reforms of global institutions, and a more comprehensive view of poverty.

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