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Statistics on water, for instance, frequently overstate access in urban areas because they report that all residents within 100 meters of a public supply point as adequately covered, based on the assumption that one single pump or tap can cover the needs of 500 or 1,000 residents within that radius—always assuming that the tap or pump is actually in good working order. In education, it is easier to observe whether a child is enrolled in school than to estimate whether she will complete primary education because of the possibility of repetition, dropout, reentry, and ultimate dropout.
However, this requirement does not diminish the marginal value of ODA. Indeed, foreign aid can play a critical role in overcoming obstacles in the transitory phase toward pro-poor policies since the latter are bound to meet stiff resistance from several quarters. Budget restructuring, for instance, is never an easy task. 40 JAN VANDEMOORTELE Regrettably, the adoption of noble goals and targets at world summits and international conferences of the 1990s did not prevent aid efforts from declining by one-third.
During the lifetime of one generation. While a separate target for halting and reversing HIV was inserted in the Millennium Declaration, the quantitative targets for health, water, education, income poverty, and hunger were set as if no HIV pandemic existed—thereby ignoring the undeniable fact that HIV is slowing down global progress in health and beyond. Can all MDG Indicators Be Taken at Face Value? Before assessing MDG progress, I want to point out that not all indicators offer equally good gauges of reality.
NGOs and the Millennium Development Goals: Citizen Action to Reduce Poverty by Jennifer M Brinkerhoff