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The key challenge for Latin America, and for many countries in other regions, is to develop and maintain a solid financial strategy to sustain progress in the long term - something even more important than a strategy to accelerate change.
As we approach the United Nations General Assembly, Susan Nicolai invites development experts to share their views on what is needed to accelerate progress towards the MDGs.
Follow the debate on the new Development Progress website and read the latest contributions: Achieving the MDGs in Africa: should we accelerate? by Charles Abugre Akelyira; Why long-term finance is so important for Latin America by Andrea Ordóñez; The art of the possible: listening to the real experts by Gonzalo Pizarro; Context is all: why ignoring politics is a risky game by Hania Sholkamy and Influencing progress towards the Millennium Development Goals by Dr. Renosi Mokate.
'There is a proud belief within the global health community that health has been particularly transformed by the MDGs - and vice versa...'