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The MDGs in the Western Asian region You do not have access to this content

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Author(s):
Bader Al-Dafa
31 Dec 2008
Pages:
3
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No.:
13,
Volume:
45,
Issue:
1
Pages:
30–32
http://dx.doi.org/10.18356/bd43f73d-en

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As the world marks the midpoint between the adoption of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in 2000 and the target date for their achievement in 2015, an assessment of the Arab region’s progress on these is both timely and essential. As a whole, the region has made significant progress in some areas, including education and disease control, yet several factors have constrained the achievement of the MDGs.