The Millennium Development Goals are not completely off track. There are several success stories of countries that have used this opportunity to fight extreme poverty.
According to one report, Ghana is expected to halve poverty by 2015 and schooling has increased by 500% in Ethiopia.
Obviously, there are many challenges ahead. However, the first step is to get more support for this unique project. This is the first time in human history when the world is serious about ending poverty.