UN Chronicle

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The UN Chronicle is a must-read for every concerned world citizen. Produced by the United Nations Department of Public Information, this quarterly journal is your connection to the major political and social issues happening around the world today. In each issue, you'll read about international developments on a wide-range of topics including: human rights, economic, social and political issues, peacekeeping operations, international conferences and upcoming events. Every issue contains in-depth reviews and articles written by leading world figures, which provide an insightful look into the world today. The UN Chronicle also includes a review of current United Nations Security Council and General Assembly sessions.
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Stepping up efforts to reach the MDGs You do not have access to this content

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Author(s):
Leire Pajín Iraola
31 Dec 2008
Pages:
2
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No.:
4,
Volume:
45,
Issue:
1
Pages:
10–11
http://dx.doi.org/10.18356/5d258a99-en

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There has been too little progress towards the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). At present, 40 per cent of the world’s population is living below the minimum sanitation threshold, two thirds of all illiterate people are women and over 65 per cent of the people affected by HIV/AIDS live in Africa.