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Aichi Targets Convention on Biodiversity CBD

[Treaties] Aichi Targets for Biodiversity Protection under CBD

What are Aichi Targets? Strategic goal A Strategic Goal B Strategic Goal C Strategic Goal D Strategic Goal E Let’s recap what we learned in previous article: Earth Summit led to=> Biodiversity protection: CBD (Cartagena+ Aichi+Nagoya) Reverse Climate Change: UNFCCC (Kyoto+ Copenhagen) Sustainable Development: Agenda [...]

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[Economic Survey Ch13] Human Development (Part 2 of 4): SC, ST, OBC, Minorities: welfare schemes, 12th FYP targets

Scheduled Castes Scholarships: Higher Education (SC+ST) Protection of Civil Rights Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) Manual Scavenging 11th FYP: SC welfare 12th FYP: SC welfare goals/targets Scheduled Tribes Constitutional provisions States without ST communities PESA 1996 PESA: problems? Forest Rights Act 2006 [...]

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[Budget] Types of Subsidies & Structural Deficit, Public Debt Management Agency, FRBM Act & Its Targets

Subsidies PDMA: Public Debt Management Agency in Interim budget FRBM: States succeed where Union fails Structural deficit & Cyclic deficit Subsidies Back in the mid-90s, P.Chidambaram himself classified Subsidies in three types #Type 1: Public Goods Services given to everyone- be it rich or poor: Police, [...]

Budget 2015 direct taxes

[Economy Lecture] Budget 2015: Direct & Indirect Taxes, Public Debt, Fiscal Deficit & FRBM Targets

Prologue L4/P1: Fiscal policy: Direct Taxes & Budget 2015 L4/P2: Indirect Taxes, Subsidies & Capital Part of Budget 2015 L4/P3: Public Debt, Fiscal Deficit & FRBM Act Targets Prologue The economic survey related articles will be published after I’m done reading and researching myself. [...]