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India needs $2.64-trn investment to meet UN's Sustainable Development Goals

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 22, 2020

India needs a whopping $2.64 trillion investment to meet the UN's sustainable development goals (SDGs), offering the private sector an investment opportunity of over $1.12 trillion by 2030, according to a report. According to the Standard Chartered SDG Investment Map, the...

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Kerala, Himachal top sustainable development goals index

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 31, 2019

The SDG Index, launched last year, ranked states based on 16 goals across 54 targets spread among 100 indicators based on national identified indicators. Kerala, Himachal Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Telangana have topped the list of states on the sustainable...

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FM holds pre-budget consultation with representatives from water and sanitation sectors

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 24, 2019

Discussions were held on challenges faced in providing quality of water, sanitation, solid waste management and drainage in India Union Minister of Finance & Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman held her 9th Pre-Budget Consultation meeting with the leading representatives...

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Nagpur: Mitsubishi Electric pledges for a greener tomorrow

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 30, 2019

Mitsubishi Electric is consistently delivering pioneering technology & innovation to make positive contribution towards the society. Mitsubishi Electric has recently launched its Environmental Sustainability Vision 2050. The company provides an Environmental declaration...

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Uptick for India on sanitation in UN report

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 19, 2019

India has made great gains in providing basic sanitation facilities since the start of the millennium, accounting for almost two thirds of the 650 million people globally who stopped practising...

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4th National Summit Sustainable Water & Sanitation, 10th & 11th January 2019, Sterlings Mac Hotel, Bengaluru

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 18, 2019

While India has experienced dynamic growth over the past few years, enormous challenges remain in the water supply and sanitation sector. As a part of the Nation’s vision various national...

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NHRC notice on Bhavani water contamination

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 25, 2017

A day after the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) issued a notice to the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board seeking a report on the contamination of Bhavani river, the National Human Rights...

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