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PODCAST: Jim Yong Kim: Targets Will Help Fight Against Poverty

April 8, 2013

April 8, 2013 - Madrid - I was just in Spain to meet with Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy Brey and with the United Nations' Chief Executives Board -- the heads of the UN agencies. In the UN meeting, we discussed the importance of setting targets to meet the Millennium Development Goals. We now have just under 1,000 days to reach those goals -- a target that can help spark action to reduce poverty and improve the lives of families in the developing world.