Internal displacements due to climate-related extreme weather events are soaring, with those in poorer countries more at risk.
Thousands of people across India – largely poor, rural women and children – are lured to cities each year by traffickers who promise good jobs, but sell them into modern day slavery.
Jhalki follows a nine-year-old girl trying to find her younger brother after their parents unwittingly sell him to a trafficker.
In 2019 alone, the worldwide scooter rental fleet has more than doubled from 25,000 to 66,000. More than 15,000 of those are in India.
A “people first” approach will benefit communities, and bring lead nations one step closer to achieving the SDGs.
India’s startup economy has been booming - at last count, India had 26 unicorns, with eight new entrants joining the club in 2018 alone.
Serious aggravation of heart and lung disease, premature mortality and respiratory damage are among the health defects exaggerated by such bad air pollution.
The barriers to adopting menstrual hygiene practices are three-fold: a lack of awareness, a lack of acceptance and a lack of access.
In Delhi today, the yearly Diwali celebrations are followed by the city's worst periods of hazardous smog - which brings with it a host of severe environmental, health and economic harms
Since 2013, India has accounted for more than half of the increase in global CO2 output - but the slowdown of the expansion of coal-fired electricity generation means that the country is ...
A government campaign has successfully tackled the country's toilet problem 'before the flush' – now the focus is on better and more adaptable sewage infrastructure
To date in South Africa, more than 4m housing opportunities have been created, and 56% of this housing has gone to women, rising to 70% in some areas – a crucial step for advancing gender...
Co-lead by the Rockefeller Foundation, the $100 million project uses data analytics and plans to target communities and families in India and Uganda who are most at risk.
Aarey Colony, known as the Indian city's "green lung", is under threat for new plans for a subway, where thousands of trees are due to be cut down, which has brought out hundreds of prote...
In 2017, the country passed the Maternity (Amendment) Bill that increased the right to paid maternity leave for working women from 12 weeks to 26 weeks—the third highest in the world, so ...