RESOURCES AND LINKS

Further Reading

Alston, Philip. “A Human Rights Perspective on the Millennium Development Goals”. Special Adviser to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the Millennium Development Goals.

Alston, Philip, and Mary Robinson. Human Rights and Development: towards Mutual Reinforcement. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005.

Claiming the Millennium Development Goals: A Human Rights Approach. New York and Geneva: United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), 2008.

Corner, Lorraine. Making the Mdgs Work for All: Gender-responsive Rights-Based Approaches to the Mdgs. New York, NY: United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) 2008.

De Paladella S. M. "MDGs As Friends or Foes for Human and Child Rights." Development. 48.1 (2005): 115-121.

Frequently Asked Questions on a Human Rights-Based Approach to Development Cooperation. New York and Geneva: OHCHR - Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, 2006.

From Promises to Delivery: Putting Human Rights at the Heart of the Millennium Development Goals. London: Amnesty International Publications, 2010.

Keeping the promise: a forward-looking review to promote an agreed action agenda to achieve the Millennium Development Goals by 2015. Report by the UN Secretary General. 12 February 2010.

Human Rights and MDGs in Practice: A review of country strategies and reporting. OHCHR, UNICEF and the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, University of Oslo.

Human Rights and the Millennium Development Goals: Making the Link. Oslo: Oslo Governance Centre and United National Development Programme (UNDP).

Human Rights: Key to Keeping the MDG Promise of 2015.  Key Human Rights messages for the MDGs Review Summit. OHCHR, 2010.

Institute of Development Studies. Special Issue: the MDGs and beyond.  January 2010. Volume 41, Issue 1.  Pages iii–viii, 1–134

Lafon, Aurélien and Tribe, Michael.  Report of Plenary Presentations and Discussion from After 2015: Promoting Pro-Poor Policy after the MDGS. Report on the EADI - DSA – IDS - ActionAid - DIFID High Level Policy Forum, June 2009. 

The Millennium Development Goals Report 2010. Rep. New York: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, 2010.

The Millennium Development Goals and Human Rights.  The Millennium Campaign and OHCHR.

Nelson, Paul J. "Human Rights, the Millennium Development Goals, and the Future of Development Cooperation." World Development. 35.12 (2007): 2041.  

Overseas Development Institute. "The MDG fundamentals: improving equity for development."  Briefing Paper 59.  April 2010.

The Right to Education Project.  Briefings on education and MDG 1, MDG 2 and MDG 3.  

Seminar on Human Rights and the Millennium Development Goals Report: The Hague, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 25-26 May 2009. The Hague: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2009.

Shetty, Salil. “Millennium Declaration and Development Goals: Opportunities for Human Rights”. Sur, Rev. int. direitos human. [online]. 2005, Vol. 2, n. 2. pp. 6-21.

Strengthening the Global Partnership for Development in a Time of Crisis. MDG Gap Task Force Report, 2009. New York: United Nations, 2009.

Summary Report of the Working Group Meeting Linking MDGs and Human Rights: Theoretical and Practical Implications. UNDP Oslo Governance Centre, 18-19 September, 2006, United Nations Development Group. Millennium Development Goals and Human Rights Policy Network HURITALK.

UNICEF. Progress for Children: achieving the MDGs with equity. Number 9, September 2010.