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Millennium Development Goals and human rights standards

Millennium Development Goal Related Human Rights  
Goal 1: Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger Right to adequate standard of living
Right to work
Right to food
Goal 1: Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
Goal 2: Achieve universal primary education Right to education Goal 2: Achieve universal primary education
Goal 3: Promote gender equality and empower women Women's rights to equality Goal 3: Promote gender equality and empower women
Goal 4: Reduce child mortality Right to life Goal 4: Reduce child mortality
Goal 5: Improve maternal health Women's right to life and health Goal 5: Improve maternal health
Goal 6: Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases Right to health Goal 6: Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
Goal 7: Ensure environmental sustainability Right to environmental health
Right to water and sanitation
Right to adequate housing
Goal 7: Ensure environmental sustainability
Goal 8: Develop a global partnership for development Right to development.
Economic, social and cultural rights
Right to health
Goal 8: Develop a global partnership for development