An Immeasurable Crisis? A Criticism of the Millennium Development Goals and Why They Cannot Be Measured

Amir Attaran | 13 Sep 2005
PloS Medicine
Prof. Amir Attaran evaluates the Millennium Development Goals and criticises them for being unmeasurable and therefore largely meaningless. He also criticises the UN for failing to discuss the measurement of these goals at the September 2005 UN meeting on the MDGs.

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