Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5: Progress in the Least Developed Countries of Asia
Rodríguez Martín, José Antonio
Jiménez Aguilera, Juan de Dios
Salinas Fernández, José Antonio
Martín Martín, José María (1)
Tipo de Ítem:Articulo Revista Indexada
The aim of this study is to propose a territorial measure of maternal and child health in the least developed countries of Asia based on the criteria established in the United Nations Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5 , in a context in which international progress between countries has been uneven up to 2013. Pena's DP2 method is used to compose a synthetic indicator of MDGs 4 and 5 levels for 2013, the last year for which data are available. The index includes information on different variables defined in the Millennium Declaration, as well as a study of the impact of each individual indicator on the outcome of the synthetic indicator of MDGs 4 and 5 levels, and enables classification of these countries in terms of these variables.
Este ítem aparece en la(s) siguiente(s) colección(es)
Mostrando ítems relacionados por Título, autor o materia.
Assessment of the Tourism’s Potential as a Sustainable Development Instrument in Terms of Annual Stability: Application to Spanish Rural Destinations in Process of Consolidation Martín Martín, José María (1); Salinas Fernández, José Antonio; Rodríguez Martín, José Antonio; Jiménez Aguilera, Juan de Dios (Sustainability, 2017)Tourism has established itself as an instrument that supports the sustainable development of rural destinations and has both, negative and positive effects. The annual instability of the flow of visitors, known as tourist ...
Rodríguez Martín, José Antonio; Jiménez Aguilera, Juan de Dios; Martín Martín, José María (1); Salinas Fernández, José Antonio (Social Indicators Research, 01/2018)The Horn of Africa is suffering from the worst food security emergency in the world today, and half of those in need are children. Due to the current economic crisis, the funding needed to cope with the severe food crises ...
A Synthetic Indicator of Progress Towards the Millennium Development Goals 2, 3 and 4 in the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) of Asia Rodríguez Martín, José Antonio; Martín Martín, José María (1); Jiménez Aguilera, Juan de Dios (Applied Research in Quality of Life, 03/2018)The aim of this article is to measure progress towards the United Nations’ (UN’s) Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) 2, 3 and 4 in Asia’s least developed countries (LDCs) by studying a group of countries that suffer ...