Are we procrastinating the solutions to challenges of the 21st century in the name of economic growth? asks Priyal Tale...
Priyal Tale is a final year humanities student from Akola district located in Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region in India. She believes that we need to take collective actions in achieving the SDGs. She is passionate about knowing global social issues. The issues like inclusive growth, lack of awareness regarding SDGs in the area from where she belongs, lack of people’s participation in governance, gender sensitisation, sanitation and hygiene, period poverty, lack of skill development and opportunities for youth, etc. are the things which she is concerned about the most. She likes participating in SDG hakathons, essay competitions, student conferences on sustainable development. She is also an active member of Global Citizen.