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Investing in Development: A Practical Plan to Achieve the Millennium Development Goals

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Poverty in all of its forms is devastating the lives of billions of people world-wide. In 2000, at the largest ever meeting of world leaders, the UN adopted a comprehensive set of targets known as the UN Millennium Development Goals (MGDs) designed to galvanize world action on poverty. Investing in Development brings together the core recommendations of the UN Millennium P ...more
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Published June 17th 2005 by Earthscan Publications (first published 2005)
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Jeffrey David Sachs, is an American economist, public policy analyst, and former director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University, where he holds the title of University Professor, the highest rank Columbia bestows on its faculty. He is known as one of the world's leading experts on economic development and the fight against poverty.

Sachs is the Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development
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