Area of Attention Required for Fulfilling the unfinished MDGs
Unemployment and underemployment is still persistent especially among the young people
between 15 to 24 years of age.
Addressing stunting and wasting will be a major concern to improve nutritional wellbeing.
Reducing income inequality and the low economic participation of women remain as matter of
Primary education completion rate and the adult literacy rate are yet to obtain.
Quality of education is a challenge at the primary and higher secondary levels.
Inequalities remain in maternal health.
Prevalence of malaria is still high even though death incidences are reduced.
Prevalence of TB and TB mortality targets are yet to be achieved.
Tree coverage and proportion of protected terrestrial and marine areas is much less.
Access to safe water for all is still a challenge.
One-third population are not using improved sanitation.
Capacity to raise public resources domestically is limited.