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The 2030 Agenda

The 2030 agenda

While 2015 marked the deadline for the millennium development goals (MDGs), the UN had already started preparing a new development agenda. At the Rio+20, the UN conference on sustainable development…

The COP28 agenda

The annual Climate Change Conference (COP28) under the United Nations Framework Convention will be held in the UAE at the end of 2023 to steer the global efforts to mitigate…

Global agenda for tackling inequality

The Great Leveler, an impressive new book by the historian Walter Scheidel, proposes that ever since foraging gave way to agriculture, high and rising inequality has been the norm in…

Global agenda for tackling inequality

The Great Leveler, an impressive new book by the historian Walter Scheidel, proposes that ever since foraging gave way to agriculture, high and rising inequality has been the norm in…

The Human Capital Agenda

The human capital agenda

As the country gears up for the 2018 general election, it is important to examine where and how human capital development features in party manifestoes. Human capital development is being…

Framing Pakistan’s Agenda At COP22

Framing Pakistan’s agenda at COP22

The Paris Conference ended on December 12, 2015 with the adoption of the first ever global agreement on climate change. Around 195 nations attended the conference and agreed on a…