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MDG Progress in Short 7: Environmental Sustainability

Regarding “environmental sustainability”, things haven’t changed dramatically since 1997 compared to 2010.  The world seems to have lost 1% forests.  China, India, and Viet Nam appear to be replanting rapidly, whereas South America and Africa are losing the most.  In … Continue reading

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MDG Progress in Short 6: Combat Disease

This is an ever present story, the rate of HIV/AIDS cases, among other preventable diseases.  Get tested.  It’s been reported that there are about 200,000 people living in America alone who are unaware that they have HIV/AIDS. GOAL 6: Combat … Continue reading

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