Monday, September 25, 2017

Can India Achieve the SDG Goal on Ensuring Health and Well-being?

Between July 10th-19th, country representatives from all over the globe congregated in New York for the High Level Political Forum Meeting of the Sustainable...

The state of Uniform Civil Code in India

Part IV of the Indian Constitution guarantees to every citizen certain fundamental rights enforceable in a court of law. In addition, certain broader concepts...

Over Population: Facts and Myths

The World Population Day is celebrated every year on the 11th of July as a result of a UN Resolution in 1990 seeking to...

Migration, entitlements and progress out of poverty

The economic survey of 2016-17 recorded an increase in the net inter-state migration rates in India reporting estimates that were much higher to the...

Will Healthcare Industry in India see the light of Automation in...

World Bank President Jim Kim in an interview last year stated that 69% of jobs in India would be lost to automation, with higher...

Giving Voice to the Right to Health in Peru

In Peru, the concept of Universal Health Coverage has already influenced national health policies over the past few decades. Despite this, successive governmental approaches...

Half –hearted at half-way: Missing political will for walking the talk...

Midway through the tenure of the present union government, its commitment to the basic health care of common citizens, is grossly marked by its...

Rights-Based Citizen Monitoring in Peru: Evidence of Impact from the Field

Examining Health Inequities in Peru Puno is a majority indigenous region located high in the Andean mountains. It is one of the poorest regions in...

Women in the Lead: Monitoring Health Services in Bangladesh

Naripokkho is the first non political organisation working on women’s rights, liberty and freedom in Bangladesh. It is a membership based organisation, which was started...

Make your native villages ODF, TN govt tells its officers

With a view to ensuring that all officers of the Tamil Nadu government actively participate in the Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) campaign, the Principal...