Day 4 of #globaldev: MDGs, post-2015 and more

The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon presents his annual report of the organization's work during the 68th session of the U.N. General Assembly. The general debate will continue until Oct. 1. Photo by: Eskinder Debebe / U.N.

The U.N. General Assembly debate continued on Wednesday in New York, where world leaders gave their seal of approval to the next step towards accelerating progress on the Millennium Development Goals and setting new flexible goals for all in the new post-2015 framework.

Here’s our selection of the day’s top headlines:

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