Last Chance in Monterrey: Meeting the challenge of Poverty Reduction

Publication date

01 Mar 2002

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On present trends, all the Millennium Development Goals will be missed by a wide margin. As a result, there will be 56 million additional child deaths and 75 million children out of primary school by 2015. But trend is not destiny. An extra $100bn a year in aid would be enough to realise the MDGs and honour our commitments to the world's poor.