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Govt plans to set up panel to track India’s progress on SDGs

  • Posted byBSE Sammaan
  • AtOct 24, 2018
  • LocationNew Delhi, Delhi, India

SDGs integrate economic, social & environmental dimensions of development, and intend to eradicate poverty

New Delhi: A high-level steering committee will be set up to periodically review and refine the national indicator framework (NIF) for monitoring how India is implementing the UN sustainable development goals . This was one of the measures approved by the Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, in line with the idea of Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas.

Internationally-agreed SDGs integrate economic, social and environmental dimensions of development, and intend to eradicate poverty and promote prosperity in the country. There are 17 of these goals, with 169 targets.

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