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  • Events on April 5, 2013
    • Momentum1000 Kick Off Twitter Chat
      Starts: 8:30 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 9:00 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! The Momentum1000 team will kick off the big day with the UN Foundation's Resident Entrepreneur Elizabeth Gore to discuss progress made toward the MDGs and how innovation can help keep the #MDGmomentum going. Presented by Momentum1000 and the UN Foundation

    • Advances in Poverty Reduction
      Starts: 9:00 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 9:30 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! USAID Policy Director Steve Feldstein will discuss the agency's efforts to reduce poverty in connection with the MDGs and the President's call to end extreme poverty in the next two decades. Presented by USAID

    • Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene
      Starts: 9:00 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 9:30 am
      Description: Join us by clicking here! We will post a twitter message about a graphic on MDG 7 and call on supporters to share the image with their followers. We may also post a question asking people to say what they think is needed to ensure #MDGmomentum. Presented by WaterAid UK

    • 3 Vaccines for MDG4, 1000 Days to Go
      Starts: 9:00 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 9:30 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Participate in a Q&A session about three life-saving vaccines – pneumococcal, rotavirus and pentavalent – that are helping developing countries beat the clock in the race to cut the under-5 mortality rate by two-thirds by 2015. Presented by the GAVI Alliance

    • 2015+...Now what?
      Starts: 9:00 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 9:30 am
      Location: Google+ Hangout
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Devex President Raj Kumar gets the inside scoop on the post-2015 agenda in this exclusive interview with Minh-Thu Pham, Public Policy Director at the UN Foundation. Got a question for Minh-Thu or Raj? Tweet @devex. Presented by Devex

    • MDG 1 Progress: Toward a More Nourished, Food Secure World
      Starts: 9:30 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 10:00 am
      Location: Google+ Hangout
      Description: Join us by clicking here! USAID and GAIN food security and nutrition experts will participate in a live discussion moderated by US News & World Report on progress made on global food security and nutrition in support of MDG 1. Presented by U.S. News & World Report, USAID, and the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition

    • Eradicating Poverty and Hunger: The Challenge of Food Security in Africa
      Starts: 9:30 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 10:00 am
      Location: Facebook
      Description: Join us by clicking here! This all-inclusive interactive session will focus on success stories, persistent challenges and informed new strategies in eradicating poverty and hunger and ensuring food security in Africa. Presented by Afrihealth

    • Healthy, Strong Women=Healthy, Strong World
      Starts: 9:30 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 10:00 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Join @PathfinderInt to discuss how healthy, strong women=a healthy, strong world. What do you think will help us get there? Join us to chat about how can we better address reproductive health, improve access to family planning, ensure gender equality, reduce HIV, and thereby ensure women are healthier and more empowered. We look forward to a lively discussion! (Note: join us and be the first to see a new video we'll release during the chat!) Presented by Pathfinder International

    • How the Top 10 Food Companies Can Help Empower Women
      Starts: 10:00 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 10:30 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here and following #MDGmomentum on Twitter! Oxfam gender and private sector experts discuss how the world’s largest food and beverage companies can help promote gender equality and empower women in developing countries, focusing on women cocoa farmers in the big chocolate industry. This event supports Oxfam’s Behind The Brands campaign which ranks the top 10 food and beverage companies on the impacts of their policies on seven issues: women, water, farmers, workers, transparency, land, and climate. Hosted by: @OxfamAmerica – Oxfam America is a global organization working to right the wrong of poverty. @ErinchSahan – Erinch is Oxfam’s lead on gender equality for the Behind the Brands campaign. @itamir77 – Irit is Oxfam’s policy lead for its gender and cocoa campaign. Presented by Oxfam

    • How Can We Achieve A #Cleanrevolution For All?
      Starts: 10:00 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 10:30 am
      Location: Twitter and more!
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Follow @Kaleekreider on Twitter and use #MDGmomentum to participate! By mid–century, we need to reduce emissions by around 80% of today’s levels to avoid the social, environmental and economic impacts of climate change. Our shared vision is of a world of clean and accessible energy, sustainable mobility and smart buildings: a low-carbon world with a thriving economy and employment, energy security, and where the quality of life of communities everywhere is enhanced. A Clean Revolution will accelerate progress toward the change we need. A massive up-scale of clean technologies will improve the efficiency and use of our natural resources; it will create jobs and it will boost economic growth. To drive this change we need bold, transformational leadership. The world’s decision-makers have the power to create the tipping point towards a Clean Revolution. But to do this, they must understand the necessity and the opportunity of the low carbon economy. Presented by The Climate Group

    • Halving Hunger By 2015: Will We Make It?
      Starts: 10:00 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 10:30 am
      Location: Twitter Chat
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Join InterAction and John Coonrod (@jcoonrod), Executive Vice President for The Hunger Project, to answer your questions about hunger and the MDGs. Submit questions by using the hashtag #AidChat and #MDGmomentum! Presented by InterAction

    • John Podesta, Kathy Calvin, and Jim Kolbe
      Starts: 10:10 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 11:00 am
      Location: Livestream
      Description: Click here to join: http://new.livestream.com/accounts/3511874/events/2003183 United Nations Foundation President and CEO Kathy Calvin, Center for American Progress founder John Podesta and former Representative Jim Kolbe host a discussion on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and Post-2015 Development Agenda. April 5th is also the day the United Nations and global partners are observing Momentum 1000, the 1,000-day mark to the 2015 target date for the MDGs, the most successful global anti-poverty push in history. More information on the MGDs is available at www.un.org/millenniumgoals.

    • Sanitation: Successes and Challenges
      Starts: 10:30 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 11:00 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! We post images of successes and challenges in sanitation as well as sharing links to discussions that have shared sanitation successes and challenges. We will also alert the SuSanA community to participate in the #mdgmomentum and ask them what it is going to take to meet the MDG 7.C for sanitation. Presented by the Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA)

    • How Can Improved Health for Women Reduce Poverty
      Starts: 10:30 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 11:00 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Learn about the importance of gender equality and how improved health can reduce global poverty. Join ICRW for a conversation about new findings and what you can to do contribute to a better world. Presented by the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

    • MDG Roundtable: Are We There Yet?
      Starts: 10:45 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 11:30 am
      Location: Google+ Hangout
      Description: Join us by clicking here! LINK UPDATED! Join a discussion with some of today’s leading global voices and MDG experts who follow the Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on the post-2015 development agenda. These experts will weigh in on the status of the MDGs and how the development community can close the gap on goals that are not yet achieved. Panelists John W. McArthur - International development economist and Senior Fellow with the UN Foundation. Mona AbuSulayman - Leading Saudi figure and Arab media personality in the Middle East, founding Secretary General of the Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation. Erik Charas - Entrepreneur, engineer and Founding and Managing Director, Charas LDA Founding and Managing Director, Charas LDA Presented by the United Nations Foundation

    • Working Together to Achieve Survival Results
      Starts: 11:00 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 11:30 am
      Location: Facebook
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Canadian Network for MNCH: Sharing Partner success stories. Presented by the Canadian Network for Maternal Newborn Child Health

    • How to Speed Up the Fight Against Extreme Poverty Before 2015 – And Set The Stage for 2030
      Starts: 11:00 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 11:30 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Join ONE -- a grassroots campaign of more than 3 million people co-founded by U2's Bono that is committed to the fight against extreme poverty and preventable diseases -- as we celebrate the Millennium Development Goals. ONE will look at how to speed up the fight against extreme poverty before 2015 and how to make the next MDGs goals even better. ONE's Global Policy Director Ben Leo will discuss ONE's recent efforts for planning to end extreme poverty by 2030, featuring highlights from ONE's "You Choose" campaign in Africa, our "Open for Development" campaign, and Bono's recent TED talk on reaching "near-zero" zone in the fight against extreme poverty. Presented by the ONE Campaign

    • Every Woman's Right: Access to Family Planning
      Starts: 11:00 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 11:30 am
      Location: TBD
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Universal voluntary access to family planning and contraceptives -- MDG 5 -- is critical because it allows women to be healthier, and it creates stronger families and more sustainable, prosperous communities. Join UN Foundation's Universal Access Project, Family Planning 2020 and Every Woman Every Child to learn more about what we and our partners are doing to ensure every woman has the ability to make critical decisions about herself and her family. Presented by Universal Access Project, Family Planning 2020, and Every Woman, Every Child

    • Nigeria's Progress on the MDGs and What Should Be Required in a Post-2015 Framework
      Starts: 11:30 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 12:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Amplifying efforts and success stories from Africa around MDGs 4 and 5. Presented by the Wellbeing Foundation

    • MDG 5: A Matter of Life and Death
      Starts: 11:30 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 12:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Join @UNFPA for a live Twitter chat. How can we work together to improve maternal health in the next 1,000 days and beyond? How does maternal death affect young people? How can universal access to reproductive health promote development? Join the chat to find out more. Presented by UNFPA

    • Change Starts with Girls
      Starts: 11:30 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 12:00 pm
      Location: Google+ Hangout
      Description: Join us by clicking here! A Google Hangout with Girl Up Teen Advisors, 10x10, and other special guests to discuss the power of adolescent girls around the world and their role in global development. Presented by Girl Up, 10x10, and Girl Rising

    • #AskUNWomen: MDG Progress for Women and Girls
      Starts: 11:30 am
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 12:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! To mark the 1,000 days until the target date to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), @UN_Women is holding an #AskUNWomen Twitter chat on MDG progress for women and girls worldwide with Deputy Executive Director John Hendra. Presented by UN Women

    • Women, Water and Development: 30 Things You Need to Know
      Starts: 12:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 12:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! The clock is ticking, but together we are making great progress on getting clean water, toilets and hygiene education into homes and communities in every corner of the globe. Tune in for a Twitter waterfall of 30 things you need to know about how entire communities are transformed when women and girls have safe water and toilets close to home. Presented by WaterAid America

    • Turning Back the Clock on Malaria
      Starts: 12:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 12:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Join us to learn about success stories in fighting malaria and partner stories about continuing the fight. Presented by Nothing But Nets

    • Three Decades of Combating HIV/AIDS in Africa: Measuring our Successes and Gaps
      Starts: 12:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 12:30 pm
      Location: Facebook
      Description: Join us by clicking here! A live-interactive session on success stories, gaps and challenges, and new approaches in combating HIV/AIDS in Africa over the past three decades. Presented by Afrihealth

    • 30 Terms You Should Know About HIV...In 30 Minutes
      Starts: 12:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 12:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! We will offer a series of tweets on 30 key terms that will dominate the conversation about HIV prevention and treatment through 2015 and beyond. Presented by PSI

    • Pep Rally to End Polio
      Starts: 12:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 1:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Join an interview with UNICEF about its work toward eradicating polio, with a Q&A session at the end. Presented by Shot@Life

    • Google Hangout with Dr. Jeff Safrit
      Starts: 12:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 1:00 pm
      Location: Google+ Hangout
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Dr. Jeff Safrit is the Director of Clinical and Basic Research at the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation. He has been involved in HIV/AIDS research since the early 1990s and will be answering questions about the role research has played in the fight against HIV/AIDS, and how it will shape the future of the pandemic. Submit your questions by tweeting @EGPAF using the hashtag #MDGmomentum! Presented by the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

    • UNA-USA Members Discuss MDG Progress
      Starts: 1:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 1:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Follow the conversation by clicking here! UNA-USA member will participate in a nationwide conference call to discuss the progress we've made on the MDGs, as well as what will need to be done post-2015. We will be live-tweeting important points of the call. Presented by UNA-USA

    • The Millennium Villages Project: Achieving the MDGs and Beyond
      Starts: 1:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 1:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! The Millennium Villages Project was designed to show a way to achieve the MDGs in the poorest and most rural parts of Africa. Learn more about what's been done and what's left to do. Presented by The Earth Institute

    • Mapping #MDGmomentum
      Starts: 1:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 1:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! What does the #MDGmomentum discussion look like right now? Networks are everywhere and new tools make it easy to collect, store, analyze, visualize, and publish insights into collections of connections. NodeXL makes network analysis as easy as making a pie chart, helping to reveal the key people, groups and topics in a social media space. Join @NodeXL for a Twitter chat on the #MDGmomentum movement and how network analysis can help make key conversations like this more effective, more influential, and more targeted for our MDG constituencies. Presented by the Social Media Research Foundation

    • Making Progress for Mothers
      Starts: 1:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 1:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! (link and more information coming soon) A conversation about progress on maternal health and what is still needed, what's been tried and what works. Inviting American moms to connect on the issue and share their own stories. Presented by the Million Moms Challenge

    • Pediatric HIV: 30 Facts on PMTCTs and the MDGs
      Starts: 1:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 2:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! 30 facts and statistics on mother-to-child-transmission of HIV and MDGs 4,5, & 6, highlighting the progress being made to eliminate pediatric HIV and create an HIV-free generation. Presented by Mothers2Mothers

    • Social Good & the MDGs
      Starts: 1:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 2:00 pm
      Location: Twitter, Facebook, and more
      Description: Join us here: www.sgb.org.br @socialgoodbr www.facebook.com/SocialGoodBrasil The power of technology can help us achieve the eight MDGs. Check out eight examples, get inspired and make it happen. Presented by Social Good Brazil

    • Sharing #MDGInnovation for Better Health (Hosted by @JNJCares)
      Starts: 1:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 2:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Innovations are key to accelerating progress toward MDGs 4,5,and 6. Join us to share and stimulate ideas that will save the lives of mothers and children and address HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other diseases. Presented by Johnson & Johnson

    • Inclusive Business and the Business Call to Action
      Starts: 1:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 2:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Business Call to Action will host a Twitter chat on the key innovations and the commitment of businesses that are working to reach new consumers in their core business markets and create new economic opportunities, especially for those living in poverty. Presented by UNDP's Business Call to Action

    • Health Workers on the Frontlines of the MDGs
      Starts: 1:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 2:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Frontline health workers - community health workers, midwives, doctors, nurses and pharmacists working directly in the communities they serve - are often the first and only link to health care for millions in developing countries. Join us on Twitter @FHWCoalition as we unveil 30 facts in 30 minutes illustrating the extraordinary impact frontline health workers are making toward the MDGs and why the frontline health workforce crisis must be addressed as we approach 2015. Presented by the Frontline Health Workers Coalition

    • Voices of Children, Voices of Progress
      Starts: 2:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 2:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Focusing on MDG 4 and child health, World Vision will look at ways in which young people who we work with have impacted child health work in their communities and added their voices to progress on MDG 4. Presented by WorldVision

    • MDG 4 Progress: Countries that Will Make the Goal and Why
      Starts: 2:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 2:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! What countries are going to achieve MDG 4? What are they doing differently? Senior Advisor Kamiar Khajavi of USAID's Global Health Bureau will be on Twitter to answer your questions on what countries are doing to reduce the under-5 mortality rate by two-thirds. Presented by USAID Global Health

    • Do You Know Your MDGs?
      Starts: 2:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 2:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! How much do YOU know about the MDGs? The Momentum1000 team will host an interactive Twitter pop quiz worthy of even the most knowledgeable armchair expert. Presented by Momentum1000

    • How Mobile Innovation has Supported the MDGs
      Starts: 2:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 3:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! This Twitter chat will focus on how mobile technology has reduced child mortality, improved maternal health, and combatted HIV, TB, and other infectious diseases. Attendees can engage directly with thought leaders who will discuss tangible examples of how mHealth (mobile health) has supported progress towards MDGs 4,5, and 6. Presented by the mHealth Alliance

    • Tererai Trent: Revolutionizing Education for Women and Girls
      Starts: 3:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 3:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Learn how Tererai Trent, Save the Children, and Oprah are working together to bring life-changing education programs to children in rural Zimbabwe. Presented by Save the Children

    • Cost Effectiveness of Family Planning
      Starts: 3:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 3:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Twitter Chat: Why Family Planning is a Best Buy for Global Development. Presented by PAI

    • Clean Cookstoves and Environmental Sustainability
      Starts: 3:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 3:30 pm
      Location: TBD
      Description: Join us by clicking here! The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves will host a Twitter chat to discuss the role of clean cookstoves in environmental sustainability. Presented by the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves

    • UN Humanitarian Work and the MDGs
      Starts: 3:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 4:00 pm
      Location: Google+ Hangout
      Description: Join us by clicking here! (URL coming soon) Officials from the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and the World Food Programme will discuss the efforts of the UN humanitarian community and how it supports the achievement of the MDGs. Presented by UN Foundation, UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations and WFP

    • Post-2015: Partnerships For Sustainable Development In The Social Era
      Starts: 3:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 4:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Given the power of digital social media, how do we leverage people power for social good in the context of post-2015 sustainable development initiatives and chisel away the proverbial walls and silos that impede such initiatives? This Twitter chat on partnerships for sustainable development will complement concurrent sessions by UN Foundation, Better World Campaign, UNDP, and The Global Conversation. Presented by MediaWire

    • MDGs in Latin America and the Caribbean
      Starts: 3:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 4:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! What is the status of the UN Millennium Development Goals in Latin America and the Caribbean? International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region will host a Twitter chat exploring the successes and challenges in the region. Presented by International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region

    • Conservation & Environmental Sustainability
      Starts: 3:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 4:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! The futures of people and the environment are inextricably linked. By improving global quality of life, we open doors to conserving nature, and conserving nature is fundamental to human well-being: we all depend on it. Presented by World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

    • UNV's MDG Mini Film Festival on Twitter
      Starts: 4:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 4:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! And....action counts! UNV presents short video clips demonstrating how people as levers of change can directly impact and contribute to achieving the MDGs through volunteerism and civic action. We will use the hashtags #MDGMomentum and #UNVpost2015. Presented by the United Nations Volunteers Programme

    • Momentum on the MDGs and Gender Equality in Haiti: A Conversation with UNDP and the Better World Campaign
      Starts: 4:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 4:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! You can also follow @BetterWorldOrg and @UNDPHaiti on Twitter or track the hashtag #MDGmomentum to join the conversation. Join a Twitter chat with UNDP Haiti’s poverty expert Daniela Gregr and the Better World Campaign on women, development, and progress on meeting the MDGs in Haiti. Presented by the Better World Campaign & UNDP

    • Scaling-up Community Health Workers to achieve the Health Related MDGs
      Starts: 4:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 4:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! The 1 Million Community Health Worker Campaign is dedicated to scaling-up Community Health Workers (CHWs) in sub-Saharan Africa by the end of 2015. We believe that their work is integral to meeting the health related MDGs. Join the conversation to learn more. Presented by the 1 Million Community Health Worker Campaign

    • Working Together, Globally and Domestically, for MDG 1: Fighting Extreme Poverty and Hunger
      Starts: 4:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 5:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! The UN Zero Hunger Challenge and CAP's Half in Ten Campaign work in different parts of the world, but both have the same goals: bringing an end to extreme poverty and hunger. Join us to talk about what we're doing and what you can do to make a difference in 1,000 days to achieve our goals. Tweet at @HalfinTen and @ZeroHunger and use hashtag #MDGmomentum! Presented by the UN Zero Hunger Challenge & Half in Ten

    • #PeoplePower: New Media, Technology, and the Millennium Development Goals
      Starts: 4:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 5:00 pm
      Location: Google+ Hangout
      Description: Join us by clicking here or following on Twitter here. In 2000, when the MDGs were established, most Internet connections were dial-up. YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook didn’t exist, and mobile phones were an expensive luxury. Now, these tools play a critical role in global development, empowering citizens around the world to help advance the MDGs. In this Google+ hangout, we’ll talk with global leaders about technology and new media for social good. Presented by The Global Conversation

    • The World Can Feed Itself: Community-based Sustainable Agriculture and MDG 1
      Starts: 5:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 5:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! There is more than enough food to feed the world, yet millions go hungry. Join WhyHunger as we discuss Millennium Development Goal 1, to eradicate extreme hunger and poverty, and shares stories and statistics from organizations around the globe with innovative and successful models for fighting hunger and poverty in their communities. Presented by WhyHunger?

    • Poverty: 30 Things You Don't (Yet) Know
      Starts: 5:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 6:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Because change starts with knowledge, join the @Momentum1000 team on a Twitter-based MDG fact-finding and awareness-raising mission as we run through the latest need-to-know data. Follow #MDGmomentum and don't miss a statistic. Presented by Momentum1000

    • Human Trafficking and the MDGs
      Starts: 6:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 6:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! The End Trafficking project is the U.S. Fund for UNICEF's initiative to raise awareness about human trafficking and mobilize communities to take action against it. Join us for 30 minutes where we will educate you on human trafficking and its connection to the MDGs. Presented by USA for UNICEF

    • The World's Classroom: MDG 2
      Starts: 6:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 6:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! World Moms will rally on Twitter for a global discussion on the importance of MDG 2 and world education. Presented by World Moms Blog

    • Twitter Tale of Education
      Starts: 6:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 7:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! A tale of how the Education MDG came to be, how it changed the world, and what change we need now. Presented by Global Campaign for Education US

    • Empowering Women Around the World
      Starts: 6:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 7:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Women Thrive Worldwide is a U.S.-based organization that brings the voice of women around the world directly to decision-makers in Washington, D.C. so that they and their communities can thrive. We'll be discussing how we can empower women around the world by giving them the tools to lift themselves out of poverty. Presented by Women Thrive

    • Defying Expectations: From Poverty to International Entrepreneur
      Starts: 7:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 7:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Africare knows the important role women play in reviving economies, and it knows women can be leaders. Africare is working to empower women through leadership coaching, literacy training, business training, organizational mobilization, and market access that enables women entrepreneurs to sell their goods in the global market. Presented by Africare

    • Turning Global Commitments into Local Reality for Women and Girls
      Starts: 7:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 7:30 pm
      Location: Facebook
      Description: Join us by clicking here! What are three issues which are important for advancing gender equality and empowerment of women, young women, and girls in your country and worldwide over the next three years and for the next 20 years? What are the three key actions that need to be taken in communities to make this a reality? Presented by World YWCA

    • Gender Inequality in Communities of Conflict: A Video Premier and Q&A with the Field
      Starts: 7:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 8:00 pm
      Location: Facebook
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Catch the premier of IRD's latest video on women in conflict and the work that's being done to address gender inequality in communities of conflict. The video focuses on Pakistan, and there will be a Q&A with the field staff in Pakistan on Facebook. They will share additional stories and take questions about the video, their programming, and the day-to-day challenges women face in conflict environments. Presented by International Relief & Development (IRD)

    • Measuring Progress
      Starts: 8:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 9:00 pm
      Location: Twitter & Facebook
      Description: Join us by clicking here! How do we measure our progress on some of the world's most pressing problems? Join us on Twitter at @gatesfoundation, using the hasthag #MDGMomentum, as we look at some of the countries and regions that have already achieved incredible results and the ways in which we can continue to set measurable goals to improve the human condition. Presented by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

    • Infant Mortality: 30 Facts in 30 Minutes
      Starts: 8:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 9:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! We will present facts that cover infant mortality generally, as well as how it relates to the fight against HIV/AIDS. Presented by the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

    • Every Woman Every Child: MDG 4 & 5
      Starts: 9:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 9:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! We will discuss Every Woman Every Child and the role of partnerships in achieving the MDGs using hashtags #MDGMomentum and #EWECProgress on Twitter. Presented by Every Woman Every Child

    • Picturing Maternal Health
      Starts: 9:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 10:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Join us for a discussion about maternal health through facts and photos. Presented by Mom Bloggers for Social Good

    • 1,000 Days to Achieve MDG-Related Targets to Fight Tuberculosis
      Starts: 10:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 10:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Today marks a crucial milestone in the fight against the TB epidemic. We have 1,000 days to achieve international targets, yet many countries, in particular in the African and European regions, are not on track and still in the midst of a severe TB emergency. This situation remains a major obstacle to economic development and to the fight against poverty. Presented by the Stop TB Partnership

    • Frontline Health Workers Fighting for MDGs 4 and 5
      Starts: 10:30 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 11:00 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Join Save the Children's "Every Beat Matters" campaign to learn how frontline health workers are being empowered to keep rural communities healthy. Presented by Save the Children

    • Solar Suitcases and Sustainable Energy
      Starts: 11:00 pm
      Ends: April 5, 2013 - 11:30 pm
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! A Twitter Q&A session with the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves and WE CARE Solar about sustainable energy solutions. Presented by We Care Solar and the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves

    • #MDGMomentum in Asia
      Starts: 11:30 pm
      Ends: April 6, 2013 - 12:00 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Don't miss this half-hour Twitter progress report on the MDGs in the Asia/Pacific region. Let's get the discussion going! Presented by Momentum1000

  • Events on April 6, 2013
    • World Moms Seek to Reduce Child Mortality -- MDG 4
      Starts: 12:00 am
      Ends: April 6, 2013 - 12:30 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Or take part in the conversation by tweeting with #MDG1000 and #MDGmomentum! World Moms will rally on Twitter for a global discussion on the importance of saving the lives of more children worldwide, MDG 4. Presented by World Moms Blog

    • Global Partnerships for the MDGs
      Starts: 12:00 am
      Ends: April 6, 2013 - 12:30 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! Join the head of partnerships for the UN Foundation, Jen Kim Field, for a discussion on how partnerships are key in achieving the MDGs, hear examples of partnerships you can replicate and facts on the importance of partnerships. Presented by the United Nations Foundation

    • MDG 5: 30 Facts You Need to Know
      Starts: 12:30 am
      Ends: April 6, 2013 - 1:00 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! MDG 5: 30 Minutes. 30 Tweets. 30 facts you need to know now. Presented by UNFPA

    • What's Next? Looking Beyond 2015
      Starts: 1:00 am
      Ends: April 6, 2013 - 1:30 am
      Location: Twitter
      Description: Join us by clicking here! The Momentum1000 team will be wrapping up the day with results, lessons learned, and the critical next steps for keeping the #MDGmomentum going into 2015 and beyond. Presented by Momentum1000

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