The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), set in 2000 by 189 United Nations members, were aimed at significantly improving social and economic conditions in the world's poor countries by 2015.
Many businesses that rely on skilled workers report difficulty finding qualified individuals to fill open jobs.
The world market relies heavily on male-owned businesses.
By: Andy McCormick, Vice President, Public Affairs, The Hershey Company
In recent years, significant strides have been made in promoting financial inclusion by greatly expanding access to financial services, particularly for the poor.