The Millenium Declaration Goals 2000

1758 WordsFeb 19, 20187 Pages
The Millennium Declaration Goals 2000, In which the world 189 part nations unanimously consented to help the poor nations of the world to attain a finer life before the end of year 2015. In this Millennium Declaration, It was chosen by the world pioneers to outline a system for advancement embodying eight Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s): 1. Eradication of extreme poverty and hunger 2. Achievement of universal primary education 3. Promotion of gender equality and empowerment of women, 4. Reduction of child mortality 5. Improvement in maternal health 6. Combating HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases, 7. Ensuring environmental sustainability and 8. Develop a global partnership for development. The accomplishing focus of these objectives is until 2015. Subsequently such advancement methodologies are critical to meet these objectives. Poverty is serious problem in Northern Nigerian States. The Federal Government of Nigeria initiated different programmes to address the issue of poverty. These programmes are there to reduce poverty, eradicate hunger and improve the living conditions of the people. All the programmes aim at reducing the poverty in country including the poorest states of Northern Nigeria. However, despites the efforts of these programmes by successive government and huge budgeting attached to the programmes, people in the north are still living in absolute poverty. The poorest states in northern Nigeria lack the basic necessities such as primary
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