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The World Habitat Day 2022 is observed on October 3. Key facts The World Habitat Day is observed on the first Monday of October. The purpose of this initiative is to promote the fundamental right to have adequate shelter. The theme for this year is “Mind the Gap. Leave No One and Place Behind”. The ..
Topics: Affordable housing • Housing • housing and urban affairs • Sustainable urban planning • United Nations General Assembly • United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) • Urban planning • World Habitat Day
Swachhata Start-Up challenge was launched to increase innovation in waste management. It was launched by the Agence Francaise de Developpment, AFD and the Department of Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, DPIIT. The AFD is a French public financial institution. It implements the policies of the French Government. The top ten winner of the challenge ..
Topics: Department for Promotion of Industry & Internal Trade (DPIIT). • DPIIT • housing and urban affairs • Plastic Waste Management • solid waste management • Startups • Swachh Bharat Mission • Unicorn
The Streets for People Challenge is an online event organized by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. The results of the event were announced recently. The Streets for People challenge along with the India Cycles4 challenge brought in changes to make the roads cycle friendly, walking friendly and child friendly. The streets for people ..
The Open Data Week was launched by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. The week is celebrated between January 17, 2022 and January 21, 2022. It encourages promoting innovation in the urban ecosystem of the country. About Open Data Week During the celebration of the week, the ministry of housing and urban affairs will publish ..
The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs recently launched the EatSmart Cities Challenge and Transport 4 All Challenge. The main objective of the EatSmart Cities Challenge is to create an environment of right food practices and habits. The Transport 4 all challenge aims to make public transport safe, comfortable, affordable and reliable. EatSmart Cities challenge ..
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