Human Rights and Social Justice
We are all created Free and Equal. Oftentimes the MDG issues are intertwined with problems related to Human Rights and Social Justice. The premise of the discussions here are that work towards the MDGs go hand in hand with the realization of all clauses in the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
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Currently, in many Middle Eastern Countries, food costs have tripled; leading to many riots and uncertainty for the people within the country. The strain for supplying food to these countries is becoming more difficult each year. Below is an article from NPR addressing how economics are playing into the shortage of food for the people in Egypt. http://www.npr.org/2011/01/30/133331809/rising-food-prices-can-topple-governments-too