A- A A+
Last Updated : Aug 4 2020 2:16PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Record number of over 6.61 lakh Covid 19 tests conducted in country in single day            12,30,509 people recovered from coronavirus in country so farCovid-19 recovery rate improves to 66.30 per cent            Preparations in full swing in Ayodhya for tomorrow's Bhoomi Poojan for construction of Ram Mandir            Punjab Police apprehend 12 more persons in Hooch tragedy case            UPSC announces Civil Services Examination 2019 results           

International News

Jul 05, 2020
2:23PM

Bangladesh moves 7 places up in latest SDG index for year 2020

AIR Pics
Bangladesh has moved 7 places up in the latest Sustainable Development Index (SDG) for the year 2020. Among 166 countries for which the SDG index was prepared, Bangladesh stands at the 109th position compared to the 116th position in the year 2019. Sweden is placed at the top of the index with an overall score of 84.7 while Bangladesh has a score of 63.5.
 
The report shows that among 17 SDG parameters, Bangladesh has remained on track in achieving goals relating to poverty alleviation, quality education, decent work and economic growth and climate action.
 
However, significant challenges remain on 7 parameters including the goal of zero hunger, good health, clean water and sanitation, innovation and peace, justice and strong institutions.
 
The SDG index frames the implementation of 17 SDG goals among UN member states in terms of six broad transformations- education and skills, health and wellbeing, clean energy and industry, sustainable land use,  sustainable cities, and digital technologies.

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 4 (Aug) Midday News 3 (Aug) Evening News 3 (Aug) Hourly 4 (Aug) (1300hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 4 (Aug) दोपहर समाचार 3 (Aug) समाचार संध्या 3 (Aug) प्रति घंटा समाचार 4 (Aug) (1310hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 4 (Aug) Khabrein(Day) 4 (Aug) Khabrein(Eve) 3 (Aug)
Aaj Savere 4 (Aug) Parikrama 2 (Aug)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 3 (Aug) Samayki 3 (Aug) Sports Scan 23 (Mar) Spotlight/News Analysis 3 (Aug) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 29 (Jul) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 1 (Aug)
  • Money Matters 22 (Mar)
  • International News 22 (Mar)
  • Press Review 23 (Mar)
  • From the States 23 (Mar)
  • Let's Connect 22 (Mar)
  • 360°- Ek Parivesh 23 (Mar)
  • Know Your Constitution 30 (Jan)
  • Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat 22 (Mar)
  • Sanskriti Darshan 23 (Mar)
  • Fit India New India 23 (Mar)
  • Weather Report 21 (Mar)
  • North East Diaries 22 (Mar)
  • 150 Years of Bapu 22 (Mar)
  • Sector Specific Discussions 22 (Mar)