• Arab Human Development Report 2009Arab Human Development Report 2009May 26, 2009
    Arab Human Development Reports (AHDRs) engage institutions and citizens in the Arab countries in global concerns so as to build understanding and consensus around regional and national development priorities.

  • MDG Report Arab States 2007 YouthMDG Report Arab States 2007 YouthJul 22, 2007
    The year 2007 marks the midpoint between the adoption in 2000 of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), under the United Nations Millennium Declaration, and the target date of 2015 for their attainment.

  • The Millennuim development goals in the Arab region 2005Jul 22, 2005
    A total of 191 countries adopted the United Nations Millennium Declaration at the Millennium Summit, which was held from 6 to 8 September 2000, thereby renewing their commitment to peace and security, and to promoting democracy, good governance and respect for internationally agreed upon human rights and fundamental freedoms, including the right to development. Based on the principles and commitments outlined in the Declaration and those outlined in previous conferences and summits, the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were adopted as a set of eight time-bound, measurable goals aimed at eradicating extreme poverty and improving living conditions for women and men alike. In 2000, Arab countries pledged to achieve these Goals and reiterated their commitment to keeping that promise in the Arab Declaration on the pursuit of the implementation of the MDGs, which was adopted by members of the League of Arab States on 30 June 2005.

  • Algeria - National Millennium Development Goals Report Algeria - National Millennium Development Goals Report Sep 1, 2010
    Algeria presented a report about the Millennuim development Goals in 2010 and it covers the period between 2005 and 2010. It describes the situation in Algeria and the steps that will be taken in order to achieve the eight Millennium Development Gaols. Moreover, it discusses the ways that should be used to reach them. Furthermore, it clarifies the defects that should be avoided.

  • Bahrain - National Millennium Development Goals Report Bahrain - National Millennium Development Goals Report Sep 1, 2010
    This report briefly reviews the situation in Bahrain and the progress achieved in terms of the internationally set goals and their indicators for international comparisons, while the next paragraphs will be a more detailed analysis from a national perspective.

OUR WORK - Millennium Development Goals

According to the Third Arab Human Development Report (AMDGR) for 2010, the Arab region continues to be characterized by sharp disparities between the different sub-regions While the high income countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council  are on-track to achieving most of the MDG targets, the poorer countries, most of which suffer from conflict, together with Iraq and the Occupied Palestinian Territory, lag significantly behind, making it unlikely that they will be able to meet the majority of the targets by 2015.

Within this context, the Millennium Development Goals can only be achieved by 2015 through following suitable economic and social policies.

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