Progress report on gender equality, poverty eradication and the Millennium Development Goals in the Caribbean
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This report on "Gender Equality, Poverty Reduction and the Achievement of the Millennium Development Goals in the Caribbean Region" seeks to highlight the progress made during the period 2007-2011 and identify gaps that need to be closed if the MDGs are to be realized by the 2015 deadline or very soon thereafter. It is divided into 10 sections: Section one is an introduction to the report; section two addresses the issues of gender and poverty and their impact on the other MDGs: Section three deals with Millennium Development Goals achievement in the Caribbean; section four examines Progress Made Toward the Achievement of the MDGs; Section five addresses Challenges Faced by States in the Achievement of the MDGs; and Section six presents Necessary Actions to be Taken. Section seven presents Recommendations for the Way Forward, Section eight presents Recommendations for the Alleviation of poverty; Section nine presents Priority Areas for the Realization of Gender Equality and Poverty Reduction, and Section ten concludes the report.
SerieDocumentos de Proyectos No. 547
ECLAC SubtopicsPOVERTY ; MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS (MDGS)
United Nations SubtopicsMILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS ; POVERTY MITIGATION ; GENDER EQUALITY ; AIDS ; COMMUNICABLE DISEASES ; DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE ; EDUCATION ; WOMEN'S ADVANCEMENT ; HUMAN DEVELOPMENT ; HUNGER ; INFANT MORTALITY ; INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION ; MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH ; SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Country / RegionCARIBBEAN REGION
Project(s)Project "Strengthening the Capacity of National Statistical Offices in the Caribbean Small Island Developing States to Fulfill the Millennium Development Goals and other Internationally Agreed Development Goals"