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Ambition Loop To Tackle Climate Change

Considering the fact that the governments across the world are lagging behind in meeting the SDG targets, the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change...

CSR: Report on The Progress of SDGs

The United Nations had launched highly ambitious Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015. The comprehensive SDGs covered a variety of subjects from reducing carbon...
Soil Health

CSR: Saving The Health of Soil

Soil health has suffered a lot over the years because of rampant agriculture. In fact, Maria Helena Semedo, a deputy director at the UN’s...
Road Safety

Road safety must be a priority

In March 2010, the UN General Assembly proclaimed the decade between 2011-2020 as the Decade of Road Safety. As a part of the Sustainable...
Human Rights

CSR: Human Rights Violations at Rise in Asia

Human rights have seen the worst of times in Asia, especially in recent years according to a report by the United Nations Declaration on...
Food Security

CSR: Securing The Food For Future

The global food system is expected to feed a world population of 9.8 billion by 2050. However, it is under threat from all sides....
SDGs

Asia-Pacific not on track to achieve any Sustainable Development Goal by 2030

On its current trajectory, Asia and the Pacific will not achieve any of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, according to a...
Wildlife Crimes in India

CSR: Rise of Wildlife Crimes in India

India is only 2.4 per cent of the world's land area but contributes about 8 per cent of known global wildlife, including over 45,000...
solar energy

CSR: Challenges of Solar in India

In recent times clean energy is getting a lot of attention across the globe. With increasing temperatures because of excess use of fossil fuels,...
Agriculture Machinery

Regional UN training promotes conservation agriculture to address land degradation and declining yields

Policy makers, practitioners and researchers from 15 countries across the region wrapped up a four-day training in Cambodia underscoring the need for appropriate agricultural...
Barbary Ape - Endangered Species - On verge of Extinction

CSR: Growth at the Price of Life

The global economy is growing at a rapid speed. However, the price for this growth is being paid by nature in the most horrendous...
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Soft skills are essential in work environment: Clement Chauvet, Chief, Skills and Business development, UNDP

“Women who have worked before marriage are more likely to come back to work after a break of few years than those who have...

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