Millennium Development Goals: Pakistan stays steadfast to development targets says UNDP

ISLAMABAD: Despite the country missing several of its development targets, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) would continue supporting Pakistan to meet Millennium Development Goals 2015.

“The UNDP reaffirms its support to the Government of Pakistan for accelerating progress towards MDGs,” said Nicholas Rosellini, the UNDP’s deputy regional director for Asia and the Pacific in his message issued on Friday.

He said Pakistan despite various socio-political changes, economic challenges, natural disasters and internal and external security issues, had remained steadfast to its MDGs commitment.