India And UN Signed A Five-Year Sustainable Development Framework

CEO NITI Aayog, Amitabh Kant and United Nations Resident Coordinator in India, Yuri Afanasiev, signed the Government of India-United Nations Sustainable Development Framework (UNSDF) for 2018-2022, at a special signing ceremony. The NITI Aayog is the national counterpart for the UN in India for the operationalization of the UNSDF.

The government of India-United Nations Sustainable Development Framework (SDF) 2018-2022 outlines the work of UN agencies in India, to support the achievement of key development outcomes that have been identified in consultation with the government and are aligned to the national priorities.
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Static/Current Takeaways Important for IBPS PO Exam 2018- 
  • The Prime Minister is the Ex-officio chairman of NITI Aayog.
  • Present Vice Chairmen of NITI Aayog– Rajiv Kumar.