Articles Posted in the " MDGs " Category

  • Realizing the Future We Want for All

    Realizing the Future We Want for All

    Report to the Secretary-General. The purpose of a global development agenda is to provide guidance for priority setting at all levels (global, regional, national and sub-national). Such an agenda should help create an enabling environment to meet shared objectives, support...


  • Making Schools Inclusive

    How change can happen – Save the Children’s experience. This book is about how non-governmental organisations (NGOs) can help school systems in developing countries become more inclusive. It shares experience of developing tools and approaches that have improved education for...


  • Language and education: the missing link

    Language and education: the missing link

    How the language used in schools threatens the achievement of Education For All. Why are children’s learning levels in many countries so far below expectations? Why do so many children fail to complete school, despite efforts to improve the quality...


  • Education First

    Education First

    An initiative of the United Nations Secretary-General. It is time for the international community to face the fact that we have a crisis in education. We must be clear that if children are forced out of school, their governments and communities are...


  • Language & the Millennium Development Goals Conference

    Provide a forum for government officials, indigenous civil society and the development community to come together around formulating strategies and approaches that will be more effective in addressing the unique challenges and needs of ethnolinguistic communities in achieving millennium development...