The MDGs, which are slated to be met by 2015, have been the focus of U.N. Day celebrations worldwide for 10 years: one means by which U.N. Associations around the world strive to focus public attention on the needs addressed in the MDGs.
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Sister Eileen Golby,
Sister Eileen Golby is the vice president of the sisters of St. Francis, whose Center for Active Nonviolence and Peacemaking has organized the local observance since 1989.