MDG Momentum

Medical Mission Sisters’ representative to the United Nations, Sister Celine Paramundayil, shares that there now are less than 1000 days until News photo may 7the 2015 year-end deadline date to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).  While much has been accomplished toward reaching the goals set to eradicate poverty and hunger, improve health, and give everyone access to a basic education, there still is much to be done.  An “MDG Momentum” is currently underway to accelerate the action needed to create a more just and healthy world for all.

Above photograph: Improving maternal health and reducing child mortality are two of the MDGs that Medical Mission Sisters have long addressed.