Posts filed in Social Progress

We’re Still Building Safer Roads for Cars, Not People

Posted Wednesday January 27, 2016 by CSLRA India

India has been upgrading its highways since 2000 and yet deaths due to road accidents continue to rise at the rate of 9-10% each year. Yet another ‘Road Safety Week’,...

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More than a Quarter of Cess collected under various names remains Unutilized for the intended purpose

Posted Wednesday January 06, 2016 by CSLRA India

The Swachh Bharat Cess is the latest addition to the growing list of cess collected by the government supposedly for various purposes. The data on cess collected and spent reveals...

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Government proposes a new framework for monitoring Social Progress in the Country

Posted Monday November 30, 2015 by CSLRA India

After the adoption of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by the UN, the government has set up a committee to come up with a mechanism to monitor social development in the...

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