World Bank, IMF say Caribbean needs help in meeting MDG goals

The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) say while two-thirds of developing countries are on track or close to meeting key targets for tackling extreme poverty and hunger, the Caribbean and other poor countries need urgent help in reaching the Millennium Development Goals (MDG).

In the 2011 Global Monitoring Report titled Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs, the Washington-based financial institutions said most of the developing countries falling short of the MDGs, were close to becoming on-track.

Read more: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/World-Bank–IMF-say-Caribbean-needs-help-in-reaching-MDG-targets_8688336#ixzz1K5pHBe4g

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