JAKARTA – The government is committed to boost the economy so as to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). It reflects the state’s commitment to the welfare of the people, while contributing to the welfare of the world community.
Head of Bappenas Armida S Alisjahbana said, the MDGs are an important reference document for preparing the National Long-Term Development Plan (RPJPN) 2005-2025, National Medium-Term Development Plan (RPJMN) 2004-2009 and 2010-2014, the Government of the Annual Work Plan.
“Currently Bappenas has completed the Millennium Development Goals Achievement Report MDGs in Indonesia 2011 in cooperation with the ministries related institutions,” he said in a press release, Jakarta.
Armida said, this report describes the state of and trends as well as the necessary efforts to accelerate the achievement of the eight MDGs goals.
Goals MDGs, namely, poverty and hunger, achieving universal primary education, promoting gender equality and empowering women, reducing child mortality, improving maternal health, combating HIV and AIDS, Malaria and other diseases, ensure environmental sustainability, and develop a global partnership for development.
“In fulfilling this commitment, Indonesia must face the global challenges that do not light. Free trade, oil prices are still rising, followed by an increasingly bloated subsidies, climate change and global warming and the economic crisis of the European region, coloring the dynamics of national social and economic development , “said Armida.
The purpose of the MDGs, the proportion of people with incomes of less than $ 1 (PPP) per capita per day, MDG III, NER is the ratio of female to male high school or MAG Package c and the ratio of the number of literate women to men aged 15-24 years, and MDG VI that control the spread and reduction in the number of new cases of tuberculosis (TB).