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Latest Articles in Sustainable Development Goals

Indian Companies Are Spending Heavily To Mitigate Water Supply Risks, Report Finds

The report highlights growing accountability and performance in water management with a 40% increase in disclosure since 2016 and a 193% increase in the number of companies featured on the CDP Water A List

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National Agenda For Global Goals

The following piece will map out the 17 goals, and centrally sponsored schemes and related interventions for working towards the SDGs

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Liberal Arts As A Tool To Promote Sustainable Development

Growth seemed to be the end goal, the end which justified the means, and rapid economic 'growth' seemed to be an ideal priority for any policy-maker

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Growth Of Green Finance In India To Achieve SDGs, NDC Goals

In order to move to a low-carbon and climate resilient economy, it is integral that there is an adequate source of investment and private capital to support the commercialization of new technologies.

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India Top Remittance-receiving Country With $62.7 Billion Last Year

Indians working across the globe sent home $ 62.7 billion last year, making India the top remittance-receiving country surpassing China, according to a UN report

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With $62.7 Billion, India Top Remittance-Receiving Country In 2016: UN Report

The study said India was the top receiving country for remittances in 2016 at $62.7 billion, followed by China ($61 billion), the Philippines ($30 billion) and Pakistan ($20 billion).

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New MSC Report Holds Certification Responsible For Spearheading Sustainable Fishing

MSC report presents governments, industry and NGOs with evidence for credible certification as a powerful tool to catalyse and secure improvements in marine fisheries

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The Governance Of Sustainable Development Goals In India

That India is taking its commitment seriously is visible in the fact that Niti Aayog – the National Institution for Transforming India – Chaired by the Prime Minister has been assigned the role to ‘coordinate’ the achievement of India’s sustainable development goals both in quantitative and qualitative terms.

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Agriculture-Led Growth Is Key To Pro-Poor Growth: Shenggen Fan Of IFPRI

On 11 May, the International Food Policy Research Institute, the Trust for Advancement of Agricultural Sciences and the Indian Council of Agricultural Research began a two-day international conference in New Delhi on ‘Sustainable Development Goals: India’s Preparedness and Role of Agriculture’

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‘We need transformative sustainable innovation’

At the Women Economic Forum 2017, where women from different spheres came to discuss issues of women empowerment and gender parity, sustainable development was a key issue, given the large role played by gender dynamics in sustainability

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Breakthrough Innovations Required To Achieve SDGs: UN Global Compact CEO

On the second day of the Making Global Goals Local Business Conference by UN Global Compact, Lise Kingo, the chief executive officer and executive director of UN Global Compact, urged the audience that “time is of the essence”, as there are less than 5,000 days left to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals launched in September 2015

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Sustainable Development Goals Offer $1 Trillion Market Opportunities To Private Sector In India

The United Nations Global Compact on Wednesday kicked off its two-day event, bringing together over 300 leaders from business, finance, civil society, government and the UN in New Delhi for its regional flagship event Making Global Goals Local Business -- India

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How Sustainable Is The Fishing Industry In India?

The fishing industry in India employs over 14 million people, according to a survey conducted by Food and Agriculture Organization department of the United Nations

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