24 January 2014

MDG Advocates Call For Investing In Girls’ Empowerment to Accelerate Progress on Millennium Development Goals

At an event at the World Economic Forum, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and UN officials joined members of the MDG Advocacy Group and leaders from government, the private sector, and civil society to highlight the importance of investing in the rights and well-being of adolescent girls in order to alleviate poverty and accelerate progress on Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). To learn more about the event and read the full press release click here