IGCSE Development Studies: Specimen Questions with Answers 79 - 81 of 98

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Millennium Development Goals

Question 79 (3 of 7 Based on Passage)

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Did MDG work?

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The Millennium Development Goals showed uneven progress. While in some countries MDGs showed progress in the health sector in others it did not. This is a proof of its failure that the goals were not experienced equally across the globe.

Question 80 (4 of 7 Based on Passage)

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Explain the importance of girl՚s education.

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Importance of Girl՚s Education Are

  • Increase in political process: Educated women are more likely to participate in political discussion, meetings, and decision making, which in turn promotes more representative, effective government.
  • Decrease infant mortality rate: Children of educated women are less likely to die before their first birthday. Primary education itself helps to reduce the rate of infant mortality, and secondary education helps even more.
  • Decrease population explosion: Educated women tend to have fewer and healthier babies.
  • Future educated generations: If present generation women are educated then their future generation will also be educated.
  • Girls education increases productivity and earnings.

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What is the difference between MDG and SDG?

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What is the Difference between MDG and SDG?
S. No.MDGsSDGs
1.It is mainly for the developing countriesIt is universal i.e.. for all the countries
2.8 soiled goals for development17 goals, 169 targets, integrating 3 dimensions of SD
3.It is from UN secretariatNegotiated by member states with stronger country ownership
4.Means of Implementation (MOI) , monitoring and follow-up not defined in advanceMOI inter-governmentally negotiated, global architecture and monitoring system being shaped.

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