CEOs, dignitaries, political figures, and organization representatives attended a high level panel luncheon today at the United Nations. The topics of discussion centered on the progress made thus far in the 2015 MDG agenda. In a comfortable round table format, notable speakers discussed the challenges as well as the way forward in the count down to 2015.
Kathy Calvin, CEO of UN Foundation opens the United Nations high level luncheon on MDG Progress.
No one can do everything but everyone can do something. – UN Deputy Secretary General, Jan Eliasson
Water is life and sanitation is dignity. – Former President of Ghana, John Agekum Kufor
We must educate the public and have programs and policies to achieve goals. -Congresswoman Barbara Lee
We are seeing progress in just a short time. The goal is for 120 million new women to have access to family planning. – Melinda Gates