Development Studies Internet Resources

Prof. William A. Joseph | Department of Political Science | Wellesley College



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Millennium Development Goals

United Nations Millenium Development Goals

    • Gateway to the UN system's work on the Millennium Development Goals.

United Nations Millenium Development Goals Indicators

UNDP: Millennium Development Goals

UNICEF: Millennium Development Goals

End Poverty 2015 Millennium Campaign

    • The "United Nations Millennium Campaign" supports and inspires people from around the world to take action in support of the Millennium Development Goals. Join the UN Millennium Campaign and be part of the generation that puts an end to poverty.

Millenium Development Goals Monitor

    • The MDG Monitor is designed as a one-stop-shop for information on progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), globally and at the country level. It is intended as a tool for policymakers, development practitioners, journalists, students and others interested in learning about the Goals and tracking progress toward them. The MDG Monitor has been created by the UN Development Programme in partnership with the Statistics Division of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), Relief Web of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Funding and in-kind support were provided by Google and Cisco.

News for the MDGs (Google News)

UN Women: Millennium Development Goals

    • UN Women is one of a number of United Nations agencies charged with supporting countries in moving forward on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). All eight MDGs touch essential aspects of women’s well-being, and in turn, women’s empowerment is critical for achieving the goals.

World Bank - Millennium Development Goals

World Health Organization: Millennium Development Goals