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The Guardian Examines Progress On Gender Equality Under MDG3

The Guardian: What is the Millennium Development Goal on gender equality all about? This fact sheet discusses MDG3 on gender equality, progress toward the targets, shortcomings of the goal, and how MDG3 will be represented in the Sustainable Development Goals (Ford, 3/26). The Guardian: Have the Millennium Development Goals empowered…

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Replicating Successes For Women, Girls Can Help World Make Progress Toward Gender Equality

CNN: Melinda Gates’ advice to girls: ‘Use your voice and you can affect change’ Melinda Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation “The most rewarding part of my job is meeting women and girls from all over the world who are striving for the same goal: a good…

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Holistic Approaches Will Lead To Sustainable, Long-Term Changes In Health Systems Strengthening

The Guardian: Innovation in health financing doesn’t mean forgetting the basics Jo Kemp, practice lead for governance and state building at Crown Agents “…It would be folly to consider any new innovation as the silver bullet to strengthening health systems. Instead we must continue to be guided by the principles…

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Rich Must Be Held Accountable In Efforts Against Inequality In Order To Reach SDGs, NGOs Say

Inter Press Service: Hold the Rich Accountable in New U.N. Development Goals, Say NGOs “…[W]hen the World Social Forum (WSF), created in response to [the World Economic Forum (WEF)], holds its annual meeting in Tunis later this week, the primary focus will be on the growing inequalities in present day…

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New Blog Series Explores Impacts Of WASH On Achieving MDGs

Huffington Post: WASH and the MDGs: The Ripple Effect Needa Malik, research assistant at WASH Advocates, and Jordan Teague, associate director for WASH Integration at WASH Advocates “2015 is an important year in the global development arena. The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) will expire at the end of this year,…

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‘Risk-Informed Investments’ Vital To Ending Extreme Poverty

USAID’s “IMPACTblog”: From Hyogo to Sendai: A New Action Plan for Resilience Thomas H. Staal, acting assistant administrator for USAID’s Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance (DCHA), discusses his participation in last week’s Third U.N. World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan. He highlights three themes of…

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Real Transformation Through Aid ‘Takes Broad-Based Institutional Development’

Center for Global Development’s “Rethinking U.S. Development Policy”: Wiping Out Poverty with a New (Old) Aid Strategy Charles Kenny, a senior fellow at the Center for Global Development, writes about different development aid strategies, arguing real change does not come “from handing out free bed nets or providing fifty-cent transfers…

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Including Water Targets In SDGs Could Drive Awareness, Accountability On Access

Inter Press Service: Opinion: Sustainable Development Goals Could Be a Game-Changer for Water Betsy Otto, director of WRI’s Global Water Program, and Kitty van der Heijden, director of WRI Europe “…People, ecosystems, food, energy and cities can’t exist without water. Already, water resources are being strained to the breaking point…

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Women’s Rights Groups Concerned Renegotiation Of Some SDGs Could Renew Debate Over Inclusion Of Reproductive Health Rights

The Guardian: Women’s rights activists alarmed by U.K. unease over development targets “…The U.K. is understood to be unhappy with some of the targets contained in the proposed set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and wants to reopen negotiations. Women’s rights groups said on Thursday that renegotiating the targets at…

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World Leaders Should Include Global Health Security In SDGs

The Lancet: We need a sustainable development goal 18 on global health security Ilona Kickbusch of the Graduate Institute for International and Development Studies in Geneva and colleagues “…The increasing recognition of global health security needs to be integrated into the post-2015 development agenda and SDGs. We propose to add…

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