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india: FM Nirmala Sitharaman says India’s growth rate to be around 7% this financial year

Amidst reports of a global recession and downgrading of growth rates of almost all major economies, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday exuded confidence on India’s relative and absolute growth performance in the rest of the decade and forecast the country’s growth rate to be around 7 per cent this financial year. Addressing a gathering …

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Vietnam well placed to regain Human Development momentum: UNDP | Society

A girl gets vaccinated against COVID-19 (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam climbed two places from the 117 out of the 189 countries in 2019 to the 115 out of the 191 countries in 2021 in the global 2021/22 Human Development Report (HDR) freshly released by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). The country’s Human …

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Women group’s work on restoring mangroves a role model for others

A pioneering project by the women of Swamini Self Help Group (SHG) in the coastal Vengurla town in Sindhudurg district has become a role model for the Green Climate Fund (GCF) project to be implemented by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) across the state’s 720-km-long coastline and in two other states — Andhra Pradesh …

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