Millenium Development Goals


Youth and the MDGs in Croatia

This report is the result of the Involving Youth Organizations in the Millennium Development Goals project, implemented by the Croatian Youth Network in cooperation with UNDP in Croatia. The project’s three objectives were to raise awareness of the Millennium Development Goals among youthmore


Croatia is on track for implementation of most of the Millennium Development Goals. The government has taken a series of steps to ensure that the MDG implementation drive be coordinated both with national priorities and with European Union (EU) accession requirements.

As a country which has made the transition from a development aid recipient country to a donor country, as well as like other EU member states, Croatia adopted the EU support plan for the achievement of the MDGs. Moreover, Croatia has assumed a more active approach in donating development aid, since signing Millennium Declaration which, among other things, stresses the importance of international cooperation and global partnership for the successful fulfilment of the Millennium agenda as a whole.