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Food Systems Summit: 'Supports to farmers keeping the world away from SDGs and the Paris Agreement'

Food Systems Summit: 'Supports to farmers keeping the world away from SDGs and the Paris Agreement'
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Agencies of the United Nations (UN) have called for a sweeping review of global support to farmers that are making the planet warmer and also keeping it away from attaining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. This is ahead of the Food Systems Summit that will take place September 23, 2021.

On September 14, three UN agencies - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), UN Development Programme (UNDP) and UN Environment Programme (UNEP) - released A multi-billion-dollar opportunity: Repurposing agricultural support to transform food systems .

The report analysed countries' support to farmers and the consequent adverse impacts on food prices, environment, global warming and farmers, specifically smallholders.

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'Sanskari' Thieves Perform Puja Before Fleeing with Gold, Cash from Kerala Bank

'Sanskari' Thieves Perform Puja Before Fleeing with Gold, Cash from Kerala Bank
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Seeking the blessings of the deities is a must before you do something significant, as per belief. Some thieves in Kerala duly followed the tradition as they conducted puja before looting gold and cash from a finance firm, reported Manorama Online.

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Dandruff: Know the causes and methods of prevention

Dandruff: Know the causes and methods of prevention
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New Delhi: Haircare is an integral part of holistic health and wellbeing. How, you ask? Well, have you ever had an itchy scalp?

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