Skip to main content

Table 2 The United Nations Millennium Development Goals established by a target date of 2015

From: Harnessing microbiome and probiotic research in sub-Saharan Africa: recommendations from an African workshop

Goal number Millennium goal
Goal 1 Eradicate extreme hunger and poverty
Goal 2 Achieve universal primary education
Goal 3 Promote gender equality and empower women
Goal 4 Reduce child mortality
Goal 5 Improve maternal health
Goal 6 Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
Goal 7 Ensure environmental sustainability
Goal 8 Develop a global partnership for development