"Millennium Development Goals

In September 2000, world leaders adopted the United Nations Millennium Declaration, committing their nations to a new global partnership to reduce extreme poverty and setting out a series of Millennium Development Goals, with a deadline of 2015." [!]

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House of Commons Library
Briefing Paper CBP 7910
27 February 2017
http://researchbriefings.files.parliament.uk/documents/CBP-7910/CBP-7910.pdf