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UMMS Global Health and Disparities Path of Excellence - An Information Resource Starter Kit

A access point to begin investigation and research; and to find information resources, skills and strategies to support the University of Michigan Medical School's Global Health and Disparities Path of Excellence.

Sustainable Development Goals

SDGs in the news


Highlighted Resource: How do the MDGs Relate to the SDGs?

Sustainable development goals: changing the world in 17 steps – interactive

This year, the millennium development goals – launched in 2000 to make global progress on poverty, education, health, hunger and the environment – expire. UN member states are finalising the sustainable development goals that will replace them. But what do the SDGs aim to achieve? How do they differ from the MDGs? And did the MDGs make much progress? Browse how the MDGs have morphed into the SDGs, and explore each SDG in more detail.

How did we get to the SDGs?

Health in 2015: from MDGs to SDGs