India's economic growth depends on its ability to lead on corporate responsibility, say experts. The upcoming India and Sustainability Standards: International Dialogues and Conference 2016 will provide a platform to accelerate this trend.
and David Waskow, Yamide Dagnet –
With the Paris Agreement about to enter into force, it's time to start thinking about the next step. This is how the CMA1 - the first meeting under the agreement - could happen at COP 22, say experts from the World Resources Institute.
Sheela Patel –
Global goals and targets often rely on national data, but local data is needed to inform action on the ground and to monitor progress, says Sheela Patel from the Society for the Promotion of Area Resource Centers.
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India has taken important steps to implement the SDGs, but there is still not enough participation in developing plans and not enough information reaching citizens, say researchers from Development Alternatives.