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India Pledges $50 Million More to UN Partnership Fund

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 25, 2018

At a time when funding for UN agencies is on the decline – and also threatened with cuts by the Trump administration—the Indian government has made an additional contribution of $50 million to...

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A new EIB bond product in support of the Global Goals: Building a sustainable financial system

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 12, 2018

Once financial markets became fully engaged around the global climate change agenda, transparency and accountability as well as intense cooperation among stakeholders took hold. Though volumes...

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Is the International Solar Alliance the new model for co-operative development?

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 21, 2018

The International Solar Alliance could help change the way development agencies, and through them governments, give priority to climate-related issues. Remy Rioux, CEO of the French development...

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India to achieve COP 21 goals before deadline

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 2, 2017

India is likely to achieve the self declared Sustainable Development Goal of lowering fossil fuel share in the energy mix earlier than committed according to Secretary, Ministry of Power, Ajay...

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India presents national review report on Sustainable Development Goals implementation in United Nations

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 15, 2017

India has presented its national review report on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to the UN, underscoring that as the fastest growing major economy it is “uniquely...

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2017 sustainable development goals index: India ranked 117 of 157 countries

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 17, 2017

India is ranked 116 out of 157 nations on a global index that assesses the performance of countries towards achieving the ambitious sustainable development goals (SDGs).

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Sustainable development: Asia-Pacific adopts roadmap for regional cooperation

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 3, 2017

Asia-Pacific countries have adopted a roadmap for regional cooperation on implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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Sikkim Preparing Legislation to Implement Sustainable Development Goals

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 29, 2017

Sikkim government is preparing umbrella legislation for the implementation of United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the state, this was announced by state MP Prem Das Rai, while...

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India, EU sign MoU to clean rivers

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 10, 2016

India and the European Union (EU) on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Water Partnership to clean Indian rivers with European...

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India ranks 110th on Sustainable Development index

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 25, 2016

India has ranked a low 110 out of 149 nations assessed on where they stand with regard to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, according to a new index which is topped by Sweden and shows all countries face major challenges in achieving...

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