Kirti Delhi, India 226 Questions 325 Answers 23 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Kirti Asked: June 5, 20212021-06-05T13:04:56+05:30 2021-06-05T13:04:56+05:30In: UPSC PRELIMS Describe ‘Partners in Population and Development (PPD)’. Describe ‘Partners in Population and Development (PPD)’. general Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Rajnish Optimist 145 Questions 255 Answers 237 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Best Answer Rajnish Optimist 2021-07-10T04:22:32+05:30Added an answer on July 10, 2021 at 4:22 am Partners in Population and Development (PPD): It is an international Inter-Governmental Organization (IGO) grouping of 27 developing countries. Its vision is to promote South-South cooperation towards the attainment of the global population and reproductive health agenda for sustainable development through the governments, NGOs and private sector organizations. It was created at the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo in 1994. Its member countries include countries from Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East, covering nearly 60% of total world population. India is a member country. The Secretariat of PPD is located in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Partners in Population and Development (PPD) focuses on these priority areas: Integrating population dynamics into the national development plan Improving adolescents access to Sexual and Reproductive Health services Improving maternal and child health Promoting social cohesion of migrants by addressing their health care services. PPD in News: Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare digitally addressed the Inter-Ministerial Conference by ‘Partners in Population and Development (PPD)’. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Cancel the best answer Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is E-Waste? Describe Narrow Band-Internet of Things (NB-IoT).