Saturday, September 26, 2015, is a date that will go down in history. It's the day the world begins a new commitment to eliminating extreme poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and protecting our planet. It's the day when the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are officially put into action.
The Global Goals are, in many ways, a revolution. They are the new iteration of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the global community's first shared attempt at coming together to reduce poverty.
Extreme Poverty Drops Worldwide – A new study by the World Bank indicates that “the world has achieved its first Millennium Development Goal of cutting extreme poverty in half ahead of the 2015 deadline.” 1.29 billion people are sti...
On September 25, the United Nations will commit to 17 Global Goals to fight poverty, inequality, and injustice! How can you help? Professor Stephen Hawking wants you to tell the world!
After a decade of dramatic global health and economic advances, world leaders are set to adopt a sweeping agenda to eradicate extreme poverty and child mortality and spur efforts to slow climate change and preserve the environment.
2015 is a HUGE year and with only a few months to go until the world agrees on the new Global Goals, the pressure is on. Ahead of the goals, ONE released its 2015 DATA Report to urge world leaders to shift their focus and prioritize...