SDGs achievable only if richer states live up to their promises — report
Thursday May 7 2015
Refugees queue for food rations at the Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya. While there has been progress in poverty reduction, it will not be easy as the poor are increasingly in conflict-prone states. PHOTO | FILE
ODI report stresses that if richer countries are serious about the SDGs, they have to get serious about delivering 0.7 per cent of their gross national income as official development assistance.
The report was launched ahead of the UN 2015 Financing for Development Conference in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where governments will pledge funds to support the next set of global development targets.