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Achieving Millennium Development Goals by 2015 in Bangladesh: Dream and Reality
Bangladesh is the signatory country to implement Millennium Development Goals by 2015. Bangladesh has achieved remarkable success in eradicate poverty, primary education, gender equality and reduces child mortality. In all aspect of MDGs indicators, Bangladesh has revealed positive sign to meet the target. By reviewing literature related to MDGs, this paper is an attempt to see the progress of MDGs in Bangladesh in terms of all MDGs Goals, and its indicators. This paper highlights that, whereas Bangladesh is on track and need attention for achieving MDGs.
Millennium Development Goals, Bangladesh, Progress, Status
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