India’s Performance in SDG – UPSC GS2

India’s Performance in Sustainable Development Goals: India has slipped three spots to rank 120 on the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) adopted as a part of the 2030 agenda by 192 United Nations member states in 2015. In 2021 India ranked 117 among 192 nations. India’s overall SDG score was 66 out of 100. India’s rank dropped primarily because of major challenges in …

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Sustainable Development

Sustainable Development Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of the present generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Thus, it takes into account both the present and future generations without over-exploitation of natural resources and environmental degradation. Features of Sustainable Development: Sustained Rise in Real per Capita …

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India-UN Sustainable Development Framework (UNSDF)

NITI Aayog and United Nations in India signed Sustainable Development Framework for 2018-2022.   UNSDF: The agreement is a reflection of commitment and efforts made by India towards attaining Sustainable Development Goals. UNSDF 2018-2022 outlines development cooperation strategy between Union Government and United Nations Country Team in India in support of achievement of India’s key …

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