Nagaland State Human Development Report 2004 draws attention to human development indicators in the areas of income and livelihood, education, health and women’s empowerment, which are critical for the all-round development of the State.
Punjab is at a more advanced stage of development than most other Indian states. However, the remarkable achievements of the state have not been equitable. Amidst prosperity, pockets of deprivation remain among sections and areas.
The West Bengal Human Development Report (HDR) brings out a mixed picture of the current state of human development in West Bengal, with some important successes and also some areas of inadequate achievement, as well as certain emerging problems.
The first-ever Afghanistan Human Development Report shows economy, education improving, but poverty, inequality and instability threaten progress. The new Afghan Government together with the international community must act now to prevent relapse.
The report presents a conceptual continuation of several previous national reports. It is prepared by a group of independent Russian experts with participation of the UN agencies and support of the Centre of Strategic Research and a number of government institutions.