Targeting development : critical perspectives on the millennium development goals / edited by Richard Black and Howard White.
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|Subject:||Poverty > Developing countries.
Poor > Developing countries.
Developing countries > Economic conditions.
Developing countries > Social conditions.
- ISBN: 0203403231
- ISBN: 9780203403235
- ISBN: 0415303761
- ISBN: 9780415303767
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 360 pages) : illustrations.
- Publisher: London ; Routledge, 2004.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of illustrations; Notes on contributors; Foreword by Mark Malloch Brown; Preface; List of abbreviations; Millennium Development Goals: a drop in the ocean?; Heaven or hubris: reflections on the new 'New Poverty Agenda'; Using development goals and targets for donor agency performance measurement; Using development goals to design country strategies; Monitoring progress towards the Millennium Development Goals at country level; Are the Millennium Development Goals feasible?; Halving world poverty; Towards universal primary education; Promoting gender equality.
|Summary:|| The Millennium Development Goals accepted by the UN in 2000 are, along with the targets set by the OECD in 1996 the subject of this expertly written book.
|Source of Description Note:|| Print version record.