VIDEO REPORT: Chad has one of the lowest rates of access to safe drinking water and sanitation services in the world. The result has been recurrent outbreaks of diseases like polio, meningitis and cholera. While access to safe water and sanitation is improving in urban areas, children in rural areas are almost always at risk from these sanitation-related diseases.
Join UNICEF correspondent Guy Hubbard as he reports on a UNICEF programme that is improving sanitation in rural Chad.
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The Millennium Development Goal (MDG) target of halving the proportion of people without access to safe water has been met, according to a new UNICEF/WHO report.
Watch as Grammy award-winner Lenny Kravitz joins the efforts to expand access to safe water even further…”Let’s make it right,” he says.
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The Millennium Development Goals
From the Syllabus: Examine the progress made in meeting the MDGs in poverty reduction, education and health.
Answer the following questions using this website (use MDG tag)
- What are the MDG’s?
- Analyze the progress made in poverty reduction.
- Analyze the progress made in health
- Analyze the progress made in education
- Evaluate. Will all the goals be met?
After the research we will have a debate – Are the MDG´s working?
www.teacherlp.tumblr.com – use MDG tag.