High Levels Of Poverty Among Elderly: UNFPA

Poverty among the elderly may affect their quality of life and healthcare utilisation, according to the UNFPA's India Ageing Report 2023

By PTI 27/09/2023

How To Make The World Elder-Friendly 

Saying that the increase in the 60+ will have spillover impact on health, economy and the society, India Ageing Report 2023 lists the way forward to address the challenges

By Naina Gautam 27/09/2023

Debt Crisis A Major Issue: UN

In 2022, global public debt reached a record $92 trillion and developing countries shoulder a disproportionate amount, said UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres while launching a new report

By Associated Press 13/07/2023

It Will Take 286 Years To Achieve Gender Equality At Current Rate: UN

Only 15 per cent of 140 specific targets are on track to be reached by 2030, according to a new report

By Associated Press 11/07/2023

Gender Equality Is Key To Realise Infinite Potential Of 8 Billion People

World Population Day 2023: Focus on elimination of harmful and unequal practices and  access to free and compulsory education and reproductive health information and services can lead to gender equality

By Naina Gautam 11/07/2023

We Need To Strengthen The Ability Of Businesses To Withstand Hard Times: UN Secretary-General António Guterres

This year's Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day focuses on women and young people’s entrepreneurship and resilient supply chains

By Outlook Planet Desk 21/06/2023

UN And NITI Aayog Sign UN Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework

The new framework comes at a critical juncture as the world reaches the halfway mark to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and India envisions a ‘Viksit Bharat’ over the next 25 years

By Outlook Planet Desk 17/06/2023

UN To Draft Plastics Treaty By Year End

Speakers call for International Treaty on Plastic Pollution, Circular Economic Models to Promote Reusability, Reduce Waste at Stockholm+50 Meeting

By Outlook Planet Desk 04/06/2023

Brazilian City To Host COP30

Brazil's foreign minister, Mauro Vieira, says in the video that the decision was made at the UN on May 18. The UN is yet to confirm the venue

By Associated Press 28/05/2023

Call For Funding UN's $7 Billion Appeal For Horn Of Africa 

Persistent conflict in some of the affected areas, combined with climate change effects, have contributed to the growing crisis 

By Associated Press 23/05/2023