Odisha has inked a Letter of Understanding (LoU) on “drink from tap mission” with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). The main objective of the mission is to provide piped quality drinking water supply to each household on a 24-hour basis. UNICEF will provide technical cooperation to the government of Odisha. The community-based water management system will be adopted at ward-level and in the first phase 1.20 lakh people will be the beneficiaries.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For RBI Grade ‘B’ 2019:
- Headquarter of UNICEF: New York, USA; Founded: 11th Dec 1946.
Source: The Business Standard