Seven richest nations promise to deliver

2nd March 2001 at 00:00
CHANCELLOR Gordon Brown this week secured the backing of the world's richest nations to aim to deliver universal primary education, cut infant mortality by two-thirds and halve the number of poor people by 2015. In their first summit o the year, ministers and central bank governors from the Group of Seven nations - the US, Japan, Germany, Britain, France, Italy and Canada - made an explicit commitment to reach the goals set by the United Nations in 1995.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now