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Extreme Poverty Eradication highest in South Asia says UN Report 2019

The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030 – caption

The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030 – caption The UN Sustainable Development Goals enlists global extreme poverty eradication by 2030 as a top priority. India has significantly reduced extreme poverty during 1990-2015 UNDP (United Nations Development Programme), which lays out the action plan for achieving Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 has stated in a report that world poverty decline rate has

55 Asia-PacificNations Unanimously Back India’s Non-permanent Seat at UNSC

India wants a non-permanent seat at UNSC for 2020-21

India wants a non-permanent seat at UNSC for 2020-21 India’s Permanent Envoy to UN, Mr. Akbaruddin thanks 55 Asia-Pacific nations who have supported India’s Non-Permanent Seat at UNSC Ahead of elections for five significant non-permanent members of United Nations Security Council (UNSC), 55 Asia-Pacific nations have shown massive support to India and have unanimously backed India’s bid to acquire a non-permanent seat

Kailash Mansarovar to Join UNESCO World Heritage List

Kailash Mansarovar included in World Heritage List

UNESCO to include Kailash Mansarovar in World Heritage List The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation has included the Indian area of the Kailash Mansarovar in its tentative list of world heritage sites As confirmed by the Indian Cultural Ministry sources, UNESCO has added the Indian part of the Kailash Mansarovar to the tentative World Heritage List.   Early in April, the

Norwegian PM Holds Deliberations during Three-day Visit to India

During her three-day state visit to India, Norwegian PM, Erna Solberg discussed bilateral relations with Indian PM, Narendra Modi and delivered the inaugural address at the 4th Raisina Dialogue

The Prime Minister of Norway, Erna Solberg flew down to India for a three-day state visit on Monday. She held bilateral cooperation talks with Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, delivered the inaugural address at the 4th Raisina Dialogue, and addressed the India-Norway Business Summit The Norwegian Prime Minister, Erna Solberg flew down to India for her first three-day state visit. During

15-Year-Old Climate Activist Critiques World Leaders at COP24

Young climate activist, Greta Thunberg delivered a powerful speech at the UN Climate Change Conference, urging world leaders to take immediate action

A 15-year-old student from Sweden, Greta Thunberg delivered a powerful speech at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Poland. The teenager blasted world leaders and policymakers for not taking immediate and adequate actions to combat climate change Greta Thunberg is a 15-year-old climate activist from Sweden, who in her speech at the UN Climate Change Conference fired world leaders and policymakers,

Tanzanian Activist Wins 2018 UN Human Rights Prize

Tanzanian Activist Wins 2018 UN Human Rights Prize

Tanzanian girls’ rights activist, Rebeca Gyumi won the 2018 Human Rights Prize awarded by the United Nations. Over the years, the 31-year old activist has made remarkable efforts to better the condition of girls in Tanzania. Earlier this year, the United Nations announced the winners for its 2018 Human Rights Prize. Along with winners like the late Pakistani lawyer Asma Jahangir,

UN Summit: Climate Change Will Lead to Economic Crisis

Investors push governments to take strict measures to control global carbon emission levels at the UN Climate Change Conference, Poland.

The United Nations Climate Change Summit on Monday outlined the dire need for carbon control. Global investors at the summit warned against the biggest financial crisis in history that will result from continual avoidance of climatic adversities. The United Nations Climate summit on Monday held in Poland, witnessed global investors coming together to issue a serious warning against increased carbon

US President to Nominate State Department Spokeswoman as UN Ambassador

US President to Nominate Former Fox News Anchor, Heather Nauert as UN Ambassador

The United States President Donald Trump is likely to nominate former Fox news anchor and current State Department spokeswoman, Heather Nauert for the position of Ambassador to the United Nations. According to reliable sources, the United States President, Donald Trump will be nominating the United States Department of State spokeswoman, Heather Nauert for succeeding United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley. Senate

‘Jai’ Trilateral Meet Held between Japan-USA-India

In a first, Japan, USA and India have agreed to cooperate to make the Indo-Pacific a region of peace and prosperity. Tweeting and calling the meet “historic”, the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi met withUS President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for a trilateral meet on the status of the Indo-Pacific region. All three powers, of which

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