President Sarkozy Remarks on Millenium Development Goals

French President Nicholas Sarkozy spoke at the U.N. General Assembly meeting. He called for a global tax on financial transactions to… read more

French President Nicholas Sarkozy spoke at the U.N. General Assembly meeting. He called for a global tax on financial transactions to help reduce poverty and talked about the need to involve the private sector and the African Union in meeting its 2015 goals. In 2000, at a U.N. summit, world leaders adopted eight millennium goals to cut global poverty in half by 2015. close

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President Sarkozy Remarks on Millenium Development Goals

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Program ID:
295552-1
Category:
United Nations
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, United States
First Aired:
Sep 20, 2010
Last Aired:
Sep 21, 2010

Airing Details

  • Sep 20, 2010 | 11:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 21, 2010 | 3:39am EDT | C-SPAN 2