Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals

The Millennium Development Goals (MDG) are benchmarks of progress in a global attempt at alleviating poverty. The eight goals and their associated targets clearly address a complex set of effects the fundamental cause of which is poverty. For the record, here are the MDG: 1. Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger. 2. Achieve universal primary education. … Continue reading Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals

India’s NRI (Network Readiness Index)

Global Information Technology Report 2002-2003 - Readiness for the Networked World The Global Information Technology Report is the most comprehensive assessment of "networked readiness" -- how prepared an economy is to capture the benefits of technology to promote economic growth and productivity. As the world experiences an economic slowdown, the Report highlights that the use … Continue reading India’s NRI (Network Readiness Index)