Los días 24 y 25 de junio, los líderes del G8 se reúnen en Canadá. Los Estados más poderosos deben cumplir sus promesas, y actuar ahora para conseguir los Objetivos del Milenio.
Eight women from poor countries around the world, uniting as the “W8”, today demanded that G8 leaders take action to prevent the deaths of half a million women every year in childbirth.
Political leaders have admitted that they will probably fail to deliver on promises to halve world hunger by 2015
The G8 played down the effects of biofuels on food inflation 'like discussing the Titanic but not mentioning the iceberg.'
Unless the G8 leaders agree to immediate action and medium-term targets for reducing their greenhouse gas emissions by 2020, any long-term promises will be unattainable.