The wide disparities in human development

GS Paper 2 Syllabus: Social Justice – Human Development   Source: The Hindu Context: India is now one of the fastest-growing economies globally. However, this growth has not resulted in a corresponding increase in its Human Development Index (HDI).   About Human Development Index: The HDI is a composite statistical measure created by the United …

How to read the latest Human Development Report

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Economy: Human Development   Source: Indian Express  Direction: This is in continuation to the article on HDI and came in the ‘Explained’ section of Indian Express. Go through the six indices and understand what each represents.  Context: The Human Development Report for 2022 details six different human development indices that were …