[NEWS] Brookings Institution Examines SDG Coverage in Newspapers, Academic Journals

布魯金斯學會博客“誰在談論聯合國可持續發展目標?” 重點介紹了2000年至2016年期間16個主要平面媒體和13個學術期刊橫向評估千年發展目標和可持續發展目標的評估結果。 研究報告選擇來自新興經濟體,包括印度,南非和尼日利亞的報紙時,作者指出,與發達經濟體的報紙相比,更多的MDG-SDG提及。 A Brookings Institution blog on ‘Who is Talking about the UN Sustainable Development Goals?’ highlights findings from an assessment of MDG and SDG coverage in a cross-section of 16 major print media outlets and 13 academic journals from 2000 to 2016. When examining a selection of newspapers from emerging economies, including in Continue reading [NEWS] Brookings Institution Examines SDG Coverage in Newspapers, Academic Journals

[NEWS] India at the Bottom of 2018 Global Environmental Performance Index (EPI) Rankings

印度 – 無法改善其空氣質量,保護其生物多樣性並減少溫室氣體排放,所有可用的數據 – 今天都站在全球環境績效指數(EPI)排名的最後。 2016年,該國在180個國家中排名第141位。 根據2018年剛剛發布的印度環境(SoE)數據,它已經滑落到第177位。 圖中的SoE是由“科學與環境”(CSE)幫助發布的“Down to Earth”雜誌彙編的年度環境統計彙編。 CSE總幹事Sunita Narain說:“印度2018年環境狀況數據是對環境與發展問題和關注的量化表述 – 對我們影響深遠的問題和關切。 雖然我們印刷的其他年度印度環境狀況是一個描述性報告,但這是一個完全數據驅動的版本,可以輕鬆訪問和使用。“ Unable to improve its air quality, protect its biodiversity, and cut its greenhouse gas emissions, India – say all available data — stands today at the bottom of the Global Environment Performance Index (EPI) rankings. In 2016, the country had Continue reading [NEWS] India at the Bottom of 2018 Global Environmental Performance Index (EPI) Rankings

[NEWS] From 167 to 130, India’s Maternal Mortality Rate Down by 22%

在印度分娩期間死亡的婦女人數急劇下降,現在有更多的婦女在醫院里送孩子。 根據印度註冊總署辦公室發布的樣本註冊系統(SRS)數據,週三的數據在2011 – 13年間從2013年的167降至130,這是一個參數的顯著改善 分析師和發展經濟學家用它來評估一個國家的進步。 The number of women who die during childbirth in India has come down sharply, with more women now delivering children in hospitals. The maternal mortality rate (MMR) , according to the sample registration system (SRS) data released by the office of Registrar General of India on Wednesday declined to 130 Continue reading [NEWS] From 167 to 130, India’s Maternal Mortality Rate Down by 22%

[NEWS] On first UN World Bicycle Day, Indians Demand Their Right to Safe Cycling at Hero Cycles “Cyclothon”

2018年6月3日,Hero Cycles在第一次聯合國授權的世界自行車日強調需要傳播關於騎自行車的社會,經濟和環境效益的認識,並啟動了“Cyclothon”公共自行車集會, 在Vasant Kunj的Ambience Mall後面。 Hero Cycles官員將此事標示出來。 發言人Hero Cycles強調了騎自行車作為一種低成本和實用的移動性和短距離通勤方式的好處。 活動中有1000多名自行車用戶和自行車愛好者,包括婦女和兒童。 Hero Cycles的在線請願書’Ring a Bell’,徵求人們對騎自行車的好處的看法,同時教育他們已經獲得了大量的點擊量,從而使其成為人民運動。 Highlighting the need to spread awareness about the social, economic and environmental benefits of cycling on the occasion of the first United Nations (UN) mandated World Bicycle Day, Hero Cycles launched ‘Cyclothon’, a public bicycle rally, on June 3, 2018, behind Continue reading [NEWS] On first UN World Bicycle Day, Indians Demand Their Right to Safe Cycling at Hero Cycles “Cyclothon”

[NEWS] Anika Chowdhury Speaks on Women’s Leadership at ‘Bangladesh Rising’ Conference at Harvard University

這次會議匯聚了來自全球各地的與會者,交流想法,討論和討論各種發展戰略,與國際利益相關方會面,並收回新的戰術知識。 討論的重點是孟加拉國可能為加速其發展所帶來的變化,如何實現聯合國可持續發展目標(SDGs)以及發展組織如何幫助其實現。 The conference brought together participants from across the globe to exchange ideas, discuss and debate various strategies for development, meet international stakeholders, and take back new tactical knowledge. The discussion focused on the changes Bangladesh could bring about to speed up its development, how it can achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Continue reading [NEWS] Anika Chowdhury Speaks on Women’s Leadership at ‘Bangladesh Rising’ Conference at Harvard University

[NEWS] Early Detection, Prompt Treatment and Capturing the ‘Missing’ are Three New Ways to End TB

3月13日,總理納倫德拉莫迪在新德里舉行的印度結核病高峰會議上宣布,印度承諾在2025年之前結束或消除結核病,比聯合國可持續發展目標(SDGs)規定的全球目標早五年。 總理呼籲所有利益相關者承諾通過集體行動實現目標。 他說:他已經要求所有首席部長參加這場鬥爭,只有我們的目標是實現無結核村,panchayat,地區和國家,才能實現無結核印度。 On March 13, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while inaugurating the India End-TB summit in New Delhi, announced that India commits to end or eliminate tuberculosis by 2025, five years ahead of the global target set under the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The PM urged all stakeholders to commit themselves to achieve Continue reading [NEWS] Early Detection, Prompt Treatment and Capturing the ‘Missing’ are Three New Ways to End TB

[NEWS] NTP 2018: Opportunity for India to lead in SDGs

2030年可持續發展目標議程旨在實現17個目標(無貧窮,零飢餓,優質教育和醫療保健,性別平等,清潔飲水和衛生,清潔能源,可持續城市,氣候行動,陸地和水下生活, 和平,正義和負責任的消費和生產)和169個目標。 印度需要解決生產率損失,食品浪費,低農產量,衛生,貧困,教育和醫療保健基礎設施,失業,性別不平等,能源損失等因素對國內生產總值增長的挑戰。 關注可持續發展目標將自動幫助該國實現經濟,可持續和包容性增長。 由於寬帶/移動性的滲透率與GDP之間存在直接聯繫,因此NTP 2018可以為此提供有利的願景和政策以加速。 The 2030 agenda for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aims at 17 goals (no poverty, zero hunger, quality education and healthcare, gender equality, clean water and sanitation, clean energy, sustainable cities, climate action, life on land and below water, peace, justice and responsible consumption and production) and 169 targets. India Continue reading [NEWS] NTP 2018: Opportunity for India to lead in SDGs