As the Millennium Development Goals come up for review and possible reframing in 2015, discussions have been initiated within countries to assess possible ‘development’ frameworks that could more effectively lead to human well-being while ensuring ecological sustainability. This paper proposes a sustainability-centred framework of wellbeing for India, based on a set of principles and goals that would be relevant globally.

The Indicators for sustainable development / human well-being goals and targets for India,  focus on environmental sustainability, and need to be complemented with goals/targets and indicators for other aspects of human well-being