More info on the field: links
This Internet Platform is an information resource centre dedicated entirely to Sport & Development. It is also a communication tool for those with an interest in Sport & Development to share ideas, information and experience.
Website with info on the International Year of Sport and Physical Education.
UN Statistics Division - Millennium Indicators Database
This site explains all the Millennium Development Goals, Targets and Indicators. Also includes a comprehensive database with country-specific information on progress towards the MDGs.
UNDG DevLink - Implementing the Millennium Declaration
Created by the Secretary General in 1997, to improve the effectiveness of UN development at the country level, the UNDG brings together the operational agencies working on development. The Group is chaired by the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on behalf of the Secretary General.
United Nations Development Programme
As the UN's Global Development Network UNDP works with 166 countries, on issues of Democratic Governance, Poverty Reduction, Crisis Prevention and Recovery, Energy and Environment, and HIV/AIDS. UNDP is also the official 'scorekeeper' for tracking countries' progress towards meeting the MDGs.
Millennium Development Goals- Country Reports
The UNDP website on MDG Country Progress Reports
Human Development Report Office
Main website of UNDPs Human Development Report including the HDR 2003: Achieving the MDGS. Regional and National HDRs can also be downloaded here.
World Bank--Millennium Development Goals
This World Bank site contains Goal-specific and region-specific information on the MDGs
List of all UN agencies
Comprehensive list of links to all the agencies of the UN System
MDGender Net - Gender Equality and the Millennium Development Goals Sponsored by the UN, World Bank and the OECD, this website focuses exclusively on MDG 3 dealing with gender equality. UNIFEM's biennial publication, Progress of the World's Women: Gendery Equality and the Millennium Developmet Goals can be downloaded from here.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development- Millennium Development Goals
This site contains recent MDG-related news and events and also provides country-specific information as well as other MDG-related links.
The Earth Institute at Columbia University
The Earth Institute at Columbia University is the world's leading academic center for the integrated study of Earth, its environment and society. The Earth Institute builds upon excellence in the core disciplines?earth sciences, biological sciences, engineering sciences, social sciences and health sciences?and stresses cross-disciplinary approaches to complex problems. Through research, training and global partnerships, it mobilizes science and technology to advance sustainable development, while placing special emphasis on the needs of the world's poor.