There are many organizations and many people working in different ways to achieve the international development goals. The task will not be easy. There are many obstacles. True partnership and an unshakeable commitment to eliminating poverty will be needed.

The open exchange of information is one of the most powerful tools for increasing the power of partnership. The web sites shown below provide information for monitoring progress toward the goals.

United Nations Millennium Declaration
OECD Development Assistance Committee: Development Indicators
A Better World for All: Progress towards the international development goals
UNICEF: End Decade Databases on children
United Nations Statistics Division: National data sources and links
World Bank: Data and statistics

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