Centre bars states from sharing Covid-19 vaccine information

The eVIN system is used to track the vaccine stock status and temperature at all levels of vaccine storage from the national to sub-district levels after being launched in 2012-13. 

published on : 10th June 2021

Covid-19: UNDP initiative helps those who lost jobs to pandemic find re-employment

The World Economic Situation and Prospects report by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs has stated that high unemployment caused by the pandemic in 2020 is set to continue.

published on : 29th March 2021

Lucky Ali, Nikhil Chinapa join UNDP's 'Open Up India' music concert for charity

They are collaborating with musicians like Vasu Raina, Raghav Meattle and Zephyrtone to support United Nations Development Programme.

published on : 12th March 2021

India slips in Human Development Index, gets tagged with Pakistan, Bangladesh

India is ranked 131 of 189 countries on the Human Development Index, two places below from last year, according to a report.

published on : 17th December 2020

COVID-19 could push number of people living in extreme poverty to over 1 billion by 2030: UN

The study assesses the impact of different COVID-19 recovery scenarios on the Sustainable Development Goals, evaluating the multidimensional effects of the pandemic over the next decade.

published on : 6th December 2020