The first-ever National Conference on “Mission Mode to address Under-Nutrition” was held in New Delhi to address the issue of malnutrition in the country. Three states were also awarded on the occasion for effectively reducing the prevalence of stunting in population.
Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Harsh Vardhan launched the ‘Wood is Good’ campaign to promote wood as a climate-friendly resource and substitute to materials like steel and plastic, as it is a renewable resource, having zero carbon footprint, unlike other materials that leave carbon footprint in their production.
The Minister of State for Home Affairs would be inaugurating a two-day National Conference on ‘Uniformed Women in Prison Administration’. The conference is being organised for women officers of the rank of Jailors to Deputy Superintendents of Prisons. It would be covering various themes significant for the women officers including gender equality in the working environment.
The South Asian Women Development Forum would be organising ‘Across Barriers-International Business Women’s Summit’ on 11 September 2017 at Kathmandu, Nepal.
The leaders of all five BRICS nations including Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa convened for the 9th BRICS Summit on 4 September 2017 in Xiamen, China.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the annual conference, Rajaswa Gyan Sangam, 2017 at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.
Italy would be hosting the summit of the Group of Seven Interior Ministers on security issues in October 2017.
The working session of the 15th Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) was inaugurated on 10 August. It was attended by Foreign ministers of all the member nations.
PM Modi through a tweet said, "The Summit is a unique opportunity for bringing together entrepreneurs and start-ups with a global leader.”
It is the first time ever that the Global Conference on Cyber Space is taking place outside Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) nations.
Leaders of the world’s 20 largest economies will be converging at the upcoming 12th G20 Summit on 7-8 July at Hamburg, a major port city in northern Germany.
The 6th Joint Trade Committee (JTC) Meeting was convened between India and Myanmar at New Delhi. It was co-chaired by Indian Minister of Commerce & Industry Nirmala Sitharaman and Myanmar’s Union Commerce Minister Dr. Than Myint.
The Shipping Corporation of India in collaboration with Ministry of Shipping, Government of India had organised ‘Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas’ sammelan at Vile Parle in Mumbai.
The second edition of National Health Editors’ Conference began in Delhi with the theme ‘Yoga for Health and Harmony’. It was inaugurated by the AYUSH Ministry.
The World Health Assembly is the main decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO).
The Start-up India summit was convened in UAE’s capital city, Abu Dhabi to provide a common platform for the Start up eco system in both India and UAE to come together for greater collaborations and interactions.
The annual conference of the Departments of Disaster Management of States and Union Territories was held to review the preparedness of the states and UTs for dealing with any natural disaster.
The conference will also see the participation of eminent scholars, academics and historians from the US, Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and India.
In his speech, the Minister highlighted how India was harnessing digital technology as a major inclusion and growth mechanism.
The meeting includes one main event and two seminars at Taj Palace Hotel in New Delhi.
The 3rd G20 Framework Working Group meet was held in Varanasi to help the holy city build a new image for itself.
The World Conference on Environment 2017 was held for two days 25-26 March 2017 at the Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.
The conference provided an opportunity to Indian industry to explore possibilities of manufacturing of parts and components of Russian equipment in India through partnerships with Russian companies.
The international conference to discuss Buddhism in the 21st century was inaugurated in Bihar on 17 March 2017.
The G20 finance ministers and chiefs of the central bank are scheduled to meet from 17 to 18 March in Germany to mainly discuss strengthening of global economic resilience in finance and digitalisation and to promote free trade.
The 3-day International Vision Zero conference is going to be organised in New Delhi from 15-17 March 2017.
The IORA is an international organisation consisting of coastal states bordering the Indian Ocean. It was formally launched in March 1997.
The summit provided an opportunity for Nepal to showcase its business friendly environment to the world.
The South Asian Speakers’ Summit 2017 discussed ways to achieve Sustainable Development Goals, which were adopted by the UN in September 2015.
Despite exclusion in the first round of conference, India attended the second round of Moscow meet on Afghanistan issues.