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Brave new world: global development goals after 2015

  • David Hulme
  • Rorden Wilkinson
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    Abstract This paper evaluates the major options for reformulating the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Our purpose is to add weight and direction to emerging thinking on MDG reformulation in a way that: (i) reaffirms the importance of global efforts to reduce extreme poverty; (ii) overcomes the problems endemic in the existing MDGs; (iii) accelerates the reduction of extreme poverty globally; (iv) builds the foundations of a more comprehensive global development programme; (v) tailors poverty reduction efforts to local conditions and strengthens national-level poverty eradication policies; and (iv) offers a realizable prospect for maintaining momentum in UN development efforts.

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    Paper provided by BWPI, The University of Manchester in its series Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper Series with number 16812.

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    Date of creation: 2012
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    Handle: RePEc:bwp:bwppap:16812
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    1. Sakiko Fukuda-Parr & Joshua Greenstein, 2011. "Accountability and MDGs: Methodology for measuring government performance for global goals," Working papers 1110, UNICEF,Division of Policy and Strategy.
    2. Stephan KLASEN & Simon LANGE, 2012. "Getting Progress Right : Measuring Progress Towards the MDGs Against Historical Trends," Working Papers P60, FERDI.
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