Istanbul Convention

Context Recently Poland’s justice minister, said that Poland would begin preparing the formal process to withdraw from the Istanbul convention. Back to Basics About Istanbul Convention The Council of Europe Convention on preventing…

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India VNR 2020 Report

Context Recently, NITI Aayog presented India’s second Voluntary National Review (VNR) at the United Nations High-level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development, 2020. The HLPF is the foremost international platform…

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U.S.-India Strategic Energy Partnership

Context Recently, India and the USA have participated in a virtual ministerial meeting of the S.-India Strategic Energy Partnership (SEP) to review progress, highlight major accomplishments, and prioritize new areas for cooperation. Key Takeaways…

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United Nations’ Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)

Context Recently, the United Nations’ Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) has held a high-level dialogue on the subject ‘Multilateralism after Covid-19: What kind of UN do we need at the 75th Anniversary?’ The UN…

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International Court of Justice (ICJ)

Context Recently, the International Court of Justice(ICJ) refused an appeal by Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) which challenged the authority of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) to adjudicate on…

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India and UK Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

Context Recently, India and the United Kingdom (UK) affirmed their shared commitment towards Bilateral Trade and Investment Agreement (BTIA) a Free Trade Agreement(FTA) during the 14th virtual Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO)…

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