A Discussion on Meeting the Millennium Development Goals
David Lane, President and CEO of ONE, held a conversation with USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah, on global development opportunities and challenges on the eve of the Millennium Development Goals summit. The discussion was moderated by Philip J. Crowley, Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of Public Affairs. Members of the public had the opportunity to participate through the submission of questions, some of which were selected for response during the live broadcast. Transcript» Video»
This was the sixth in the new Conversations With America video series recently launched by the Bureau of Public Affairs, in which the State Department's senior leadership hold monthly conversations live, online, with leaders of prominent non-governmental organizations. Discussion topics include foreign policy and global issues, and provide a candid view of how leaders from civil society engage the Department on pressing foreign policy issues.
- USAID Report on the United States' Strategy for Meeting the Millennium Development Goals
- UN Millennium Development Goals web site
- Millennium Development Goals Summit web site