Why culture was recognized as a goal for the first time under India’s G20 presidency

Syllabus: GS-II, Subject: International Relations, Topic: Global groupings, Issue: G-20

Importance of culture in global co-operation:

  • plays a pivotal role in achieving all 17 SDGs.
  • It has transformative impact on society.
  • the potential to ensure a more equitable, just, and sustainable world for generations to come.

Alignment with India’s foreign policy:

  • Reflects India’s rich heritage and commitment to holistic sustainability.
  • India leverages its cultural heritage to develop innovative solutions, promoting sustainable choices and embracing a circular economy.
  • Embracing culture as a core component of the global development agenda is essential for a brighter, more harmonious future for all nations and peoples.
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