World Leaders Adopt Landmark Declaration To Accelerate SDGs At UNGA

Today, only 15 per cent of the targets are on track and many are going in reverse. Instead of leaving no one behind, we risk leaving the SDGs behind, noted UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres

By Yoshita Singh 19/09/2023

200 Organisations Call For Setting Up Target At COP28 To Triple Renewable Energy Capacity

Adoption is seen as a quantum leap in climate action involving coming together of key stakeholders for handholding developing economies in terms of financial and technical support, and new frameworks for investment in energy sector to build infrastructure

By Outlook Planet Desk 18/09/2023

Tamil Nadu Government And United Nations Environment Programme Join Hands To Deal With Extreme Heat

UNEP and the Government of Tamil Nadu will cooperate on a range of issues, including sustainable cooling, plastic waste management, and environmental education

By PTI 28/07/2023

Climate Change One Of The Reasons Behind Food Insecurity : New Report

The report found that that the number of people facing acute food insecurity and requiring urgent food aid

By PTI 03/05/2023

Only 12 Per Cent UN SDG Targets On Track: New UN Report

The number of people living in extreme poverty is higher than it was four years ago. Hunger has also increased and is now back at 2005 levels, and gender equality is some 300 years away

By Outlook Planet Desk 01/05/2023

Gender Stereotypes Act As Barriers To Digital Literacy: UN Report

Girls are the least likely to have the opportunities to develop the skills needed for 21st century learning and employment

By Outlook Planet Desk 27/04/2023

India Among Countries With Highest Vaccine Confidence: UNICEF Report

The Report warns a total of 67 million children missed out on vaccinations between 2019 and 2021, with vaccination coverage levels decreasing in 112 countries

By Outlook Planet Desk 26/04/2023

UN Food Systems Summit: Leaders Commit To Tackling Global Hunger

The event adopted a comprehensive approach towards agri-food systems transformation to fight poverty and hunger, reduce inequalities, preserve environment

By Outlook Planet Desk 25/09/2021