OUR WORK - MDG
MORE ABOUT MDG
World leaders have pledged to achieve the Millennium Development Goals, including the overarching goal of cutting poverty in half by 2015. UNDP's network links and coordinates global and national efforts to reach these Goals.
Since its first Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) review, the Government of Jamaica has been striving to decrease the negative effects of the reduced social spending that had characterized much of the previous decade. Progress towards achieving the human development objectives expressed in the MDGs has been variable. The latest analysis of progress towards achieving the MDGs was published in the National Report of Jamaica for the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in 2009.