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Andhra Pradesh Priorities explores the merits and pitfalls of different solutions for Andhra Pradesh, covering themes related to poverty, health, education, the environment, and many others.

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Poverty, Sulaiman

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem Protecting farmers from crop loss related income shocks and eliminating extreme poverty are important development priorities of this century...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Urban Infrastructure, ILFS

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem India is urbanizing rapidly. The number of metropolitan cities in India with a population of 1 million and above has increased from 35 in 2001...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Crime & Violence, Raghavendran

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem Intimate partner violence (IPV), the most common form of violence experienced by women globally, is defined as sexual, physical and emotional...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Agriculture, Mittal

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem Agriculture plays an important role in the economy of Andhra Pradesh as 62 percent of the population is dependent on this sector for their...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Water Resource Management, Kumar

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem Rayalaseema region (rain-shadow zone) in Andhra Pradesh state is a hot and dry region experiencing frequent meteorological droughts. This...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Indoor Air Pollution, Larsen

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem Nearly 2.6 million people died globally in 2016 from harmful exposure to PM2.5 emissions from household use of solid fuels such as wood, coal,...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Non-Communicable Diseases, Seshadri

In a hurry? Download the full summary PDF . The Problem India is currently undergoing an epidemiological transition, with rising morbidity and mortality due to non-communicable diseases (NCDs). The...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Child Marriage, Mithal

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem Child marriage is defined by India’s Child Marriage Prohibition Act 2006 as the marriage of girls under 18 years of age, and marriage of boys...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Skills, Sunay Policy Advisory

In a hurry? Download the full research summary PDF . The Problem India presently has only 2.3 percent of its workforce with some kind of formal skills training. According to Government's Skill Gap...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Social Housing, Kundu

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem Providing housing for ownership to all houseless households and those living in unacceptable dwelling units on account of the temporary or...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Trade, Palit

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem India’s current shares in global merchandise trade, and exports, are only 1.9% and 1.6% respectively. Maintaining the current rate of GDP...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Tuberculosis, Arinaminpathy

In a hurry? Download full PDF research summary . The Problem Tuberculosis (TB) is a major global health challenge, and in 2016 India accounted for over a quarter of estimated TB incidence and over a...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Ease of Doing Business, Pahle India Foundation

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem The regulatory environment is a key factor in attracting investors. There is variation in the ‘doing business’ environment provided by...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Farmer Distress, Banik

In a hurry? Download the full summary PDF . The Problem Agriculture and allied sectors in India account for 14% of GDP and were a source of livelihood for 58% of the population for the fiscal year...

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Andhra Pradesh Priorities: Maternal & Child Health, Shariff

In a hurry? Download the full PDF summary . The Problem India figures amongst the highest prevalence of neonatal mortality in the world, with about 0.75 million neonates dying every year...

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