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Covid-19 outbreak could plunge half million people into poverty, losses deeper than 2008 crisis: Oxfam
By : Sustainability ..., Apr 10, 2020
The fallout from the coronavirus spread that has killed more than 83,000 people and wreaked havoc on economies around the world could push around half a billion people into poverty, Oxfam said on Thursday. The report released by the Nairobi-based charity ahead of next week's...Read more..
Subject Tags: coronavirus , Oxfam , poverty eradication , SDGs
States on track to lift BPL people: Niti
By : Sustainability ..., Jan 3, 2020
Meghalaya, Tripura, Nagaland and Mizoram are among the states, which are close to taking the the percentage of people living below the poverty line to 10.95 per cent by 2030. This has been reflected in the second edition of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) India Index...Read more..
Subject Tags: Climate Change , Niti Aayog , poverty eradication , Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Adityanath chairs meeting on Sustainable Development Goals
By : Sustainability ..., Sep 11, 2019
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday held a meeting with senior officials of the state government to discuss the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Uttar Pradesh Vision - 2030. The Chief Minister directed all the nodal officers to prepare a concrete...Read more..
Subject Tags: Climate Change , poverty eradication , Sustainable Development , Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Corporates need to play greater role in achieving SDGs: Niti Aayog
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 15, 2019
Niti Aayog vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar on Thursday underlined the need to mobilise funds from all sources especially corporates to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). ...Read more..
Amazon India partners with Kudumbashree in Kerala
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 8, 2019
Amazon India recently signed an agreement with Kudumbashree, a poverty eradication and women empowerment programme of the Kerala State Poverty Eradication Mission for its initiative called...Read more..
Subject Tags: Amazon , development , Green Finance , Kudumbashree , poverty eradication , social enterprise , Sustainable and Responsible Investing