Panchayati Raj Ministry, UNDP sign pact on Sustainable Development Goals:

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Inclusive growth and issues arising out of it. Context: The Ministry of Panchayati Raj and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have signed a joint statement of understanding on localisation of Sustainable Development Goals.   Need for understanding on localisation of SDGs: Panchayati Raj institutions (PRIs) have been a critical …