||Subtitle on cover: Visiual guide to the world's greatest challenges
|Cartographic data||Scales differ.|
||Classification of economies -- The Millennium Development Goals -- Rich and poor: Measuring income ; Growth and opportunity ; Where is the wealth of nations ; How poor is poor? -- People: Population growth and transition -- Education: Children at work ; Education opens doors -- Gender: Gender equality and development -- Health: Children under 5 : struggling to survive ; Improving the health of mothers ; Communicable diseases Economy: Structure of the world's economy ; Governance ; Infrastructure for development ; Investment for growth ; The integrating world ; People on the move ; Aid for development ; External debt Environment: The urban environment ; Feeding a growing world ; A thirsty planet gets thirstier ; Protecting forests ; Energy security and climate change -- Statistics: Key indicators of development ; Ranking of economies by GNI per capita ; Definitions, sources, notes, and abbreviations.
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|ISBN||9780821397589 (electronic bk.)|
|ISBN||0821397583 (electronic bk.)|