Millennium Development Goals

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are the eight international development goals that were established following the Millennium Summit of the United Nations in 2000, following the adoption of the United Nations Millennium Declaration.

Below you can see how our work supports the Millennium Development Goals.

Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger

Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger

  • Feeding schemes
  • Food gardens
Achieve universal primary education

Achieve universal primary education

  • Literacy Programmes
  • Free Day Care Centre
  • Support for Crèches in Townships
Promote gender equality

Promote gender equality

  • Empowerment of Women Through Support Groups
Reduce child mortality

Reduce child mortality

  • Free Day Centre for HIV positive children and AIDS orphans with improved nutrition and access to health care
Improve maternal health

Improve maternal health

  • Health education for HIV positive women both ante natal and post natal
  • Improved nutrition for mothers
Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other diseases

Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other diseases

  • TB/HIV Support Group
  • HIV positive women Support Group
  • Grandmothers caring for AIDS orphans Support Group
  • HIV awareness programmes in primary and secondary schools and in the community
Ensure environmental sustainability

Ensure environmental sustainability

  • Food gardens
  • Improving the lives of slum dwellers
Develop a global partnership for development

Develop a global partnership for development

  • Working with UN agencies to promote awareness on MDG related issues