The Philippine Board of Investments (BOI) seeks to develop inclusive policy generating employment and growth for enterprises
Public-private vocational education initiative expands to 2 more states in India
Lend A Hand India is disrupting vocational education across India, having formalised collaborations with 2 more state governments
Greater Chennai Corporation to build rooftop vegetable gardens for midday meals in schools
Now seeking Rs5.6 crores to set up gardens and hire caretakers, and expertise to make the programme financially sustainable.
Janaagraha: Increasing fiscal transparency to encourage participation to finance urban infrastructure
The national database to be a repository of municipal finance information with the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs in India.
(Credit: British Council) SUMMARY: In February 2019, Thailand passed the Social Enterprise Promotion Act. The Act outlines several key components and enabling measures that will be launched to accelerate the…Read More
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This policy initiative will support Chennai’s Corporation schools to set up vegetable gardens for mid-day meal schemes. This is achieved by involving children in maintaining gardens under supervision to learn about better waste management and nutrition.Read More
The initiative aims to mitigate climate change and achieve environmental sustainability on the agenda through creation of platforms for citizen engagement and Government (all 3 levels) partnerships.Read More
In partnership with the Surat Municipal Corporation, the Rainwater Harvesting Policy of Surat will ensure every drop of rainfall will be harvested sustainably by creating awareness and enforcement among all stakeholders through incentivised capacity building.Read More