451,795 views 169 on YTPak
17,646 179

Published on 23 Sep 2015 | over 2 years ago

In which John examines the progress of the UN's Millennium Development Goals over the last 15 years and looks ahead to the Global Goals. Can we live in a world where extreme poverty and undernourishment are rare? Are we closer to gender equality? How have infant mortality rates and maternal mortality rates changed in the last 25 years? And how will we ensure that the astonishing progress since 1990 continues?

Learn more about the Global Goals: www.globalgoals.org/
Thanks to Gates Notes for letting me borrow bits of their excellent videos on the MDGs: www.gatesnotes.com/Development/UNGA-2015-Setting-Global-Goals
Undernourishment graphs from Max Rosen, 'Hunger and Undernourishment' - Our World in Data: www.ourworldindata.org/data/food-agriculture/hunger-and-undernourishment

And thanks to Rosianna for designing the charts and graphics in this video: www.youtube.com/rosianna

Subscribe to our newsletter! nerdfighteria.com/newsletter/
And join the community at nerdfighteria.com effyeahnerdfighters.com
Help transcribe videos - nerdfighteria.info
John's twitter - twitter.com/johngreen
John's tumblr - fishingboatproceeds.tumblr.com
Hank's twitter - twitter.com/hankgreen
Hank's tumblr - edwardspoonhands.tumblr.com
Customize Your Hybrid Embed Video Player!

6-digit hexadecimal color code without # symbol.


Report video function is under development.


Loading related videos...