This Social Business top list of Millenium Development Goal innovations includes responses to considering "how far we've come" when it comes to the goals set in 2000 and the end-date was set in 2015. Many writers are considering what was not met, for instance, Dr. Fred Boltz, of Conservation International, considered sustainability and nature to be a key recommendation category.
From scalable water systems like that of WaterHealth International to poverty partnership videos in which Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus talks to CCTV, the Chinese National TV, these Millennium Development Goal innovations chart a then-and-now approach to international issues but one still firmly rooted in a future-oriented perspective and perhaps less concerned with the now-ness of the now.
From Scalable Water Systems to Partnership Videos
Health-Conscious Candy Bars
These New Fazer Chocolate Bars Come in Two Tasty Options
Future-Oriented MDG Responses
Business Action for Africa is a Network of Collaborations
Poverty Partnership Imaginings
The Prof. Yunus James Chau Interview on CCTV Explores the MDGs
Lower-Income Maternity Hospitals
LifeSpring Provides Market-Based Health Care
Scalable Water Systems
WaterHealth International Attempts to Improve Access to Potable Water
Handmade Humanitarian Goods
BHcrafts Works with Women Displayed by the Bosnian War
UN-Affiliated Fashion Campaigns
Alexandra Taylor Donates Part of Her Profits to 'Nothing But Nets'
These 'Beat Poverty' Ads Penetrate the Heart
LifeStraw: Innovative Drinking Straw Filters Waterborne Illness