Mains-62: Inclusive Growth and Issues arising from it.
Inclusiveness in Health Care Health care in India has witnessed a noticeable improvement, with the average life span of a person improving from 32 to 68 years in the last seventy years. It is in search of affordable health care facilities that foreign patients prefer to visit India. According to a report by FiCCI-KPMG, the ..
Doubling of Farmers Income by 2022 is one of the key targets for India. To accomplish this agriculture output must grow at 10.4% annually. But the current agriculture output growth rate is around 3 per cent annually. At this pace, it will take 25 years to double farmers’ income. Interventions to Double Farmers Income Building ..
India has committed to double the farmers income by 2022. What lessons can India take from china which has undertaken a similar initiative?
China started a similar initiative of doubling farmer’s income in 2008 and had planned to meet the target by 2020. China’s strategy to meet the target incorporated Creating new avenues for income through agriculture and allied activities. Shifting of the surplus workforce to medium and large cities and building a integrated labour market. Stable grain ..
Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) is a credit-linked subsidy programme aimed at generating self-employment opportunities through establishment of micro-enterprises in the non-farm sector by helping traditional artisans and unemployed youth. Government introduced the new scheme by merging the two schemes Prime Minister’s Rojgar Yojana (PMRY) and Rural Employment Generation Programme (REGP) in 2008. PMEGP is ..
Can appointment of Social media executives for each district in India mark the journey towards the inclusive governance?
UNESCO defines Governance as structures and processes that are designed to ensure accountability, transparency, responsiveness, rule of law, stability, equity and inclusiveness, empowerment, and broad-based participation. Governance must be responsive towards the people. This responsiveness will provide for the participatory approach and inclusiveness. The appointment of the social media executives at district level by the ..