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MDGs. “The problem is not that we have tried to eradicate global poverty and failed;. the problem is that no serious and concerted attempt has ever been made.”. Jim Grant, 1993. Two aspects to development co-operation. Money changing hands important for accountability and transparency

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the problem is not that we have tried to eradicate global poverty and failed
“The problem is not that we have tried to eradicate global poverty and failed;

the problem is that no serious and concerted attempt has ever been made.”

Jim Grant, 1993

two aspects to development co operation
Two aspects to development co-operation
  • Money changing hands
      • important for accountability and transparency
  • Ideas changing minds
      • balanced efforts
      • key ingredient: trust
social indicators show that
Social indicators show that
  • progress continued in the 1990s
  • but too slowly to reach agreed targets
  • and is slowing down
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Broken promises

  • Primary education
  • U5MR and MMR
  • Child malnutrition
  • Water and sanitation
  • Income poverty
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Under-investment in

basic social services

based on 40 country studies

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Time-bound and numerical targets can accelerate progress, based on premise they will trigger action and foster alliances

idts and mdgs similar but different
IDTs and MDGssimilar but different
  • baseline: 1990 or 2000?
  • education: enrolment or completion?
  • gender equality: by ‘05 or ‘15?
  • reproductive health: in or out?
  • new: AIDS and slum dwellers
mapping the mdgs
Mapping the MDGs
  • 8 goals
      • few in number
      • stable over time
      • easy to communicate
      • balance between S & N
  • 18 targets, 40+ indicators
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1. Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger

2. Achieve universal primary education

3. Promote gender equality and empower women

4. Reduce child mortality

5. Improve maternal health

6. Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases

7. Ensure environmental sustainability

8. Develop a global partnership for development

mdgs and development
MDGs and development
  • Renew support for ODA, focused on outcomes, centred on people
  • Foster pro-poor policy reforms, resources re-allocation
  • Improve monitoring of social indicators
mdgs and undg
MDGs and UNDG
  • Translate global MDGs to focus national development debate
  • Enhance policy advice and PRSP participation
  • Mobilise UNCT around concrete and inclusive agenda
  • Help engender development
  • Increase visibility as ‘scorekeeper’ with ramification for funding
mdg reporting a global campaign
MDG reportinga global campaign
  • Global reporting: UN-DESA
  • National reporting: UNCT as “score-keeper”
undg guidance note
UNDG guidance note

-Purpose -Ownership

-Periodicity -Participation

-Length -Contents

-Cost MDGs -Funding

-Checklist -Contextualise

purpose
Purpose
  • MDGR is a public affairs tool
  • common assessment of MDG status
  • based on existing reports
  • not analytical, not operational
  • not wordy, not complicated
  • never part of conditionalities
contents
Contents
  • Context and setting
  • For each goal
    • status of progress
    • major challenges
    • resources requirements
    • status at a glance
    • capacity for monitoring
  • Other goals and targets
undg support
UNDG support
  • Financial (TTF)
  • DevInfo
  • Technical
    • country mission
    • desk review
    • training and workshops
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