Q. Consider the following statements:
1.Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence (GPAI) aims to bridge the gap between theory and practice on AI by supporting cutting-edge research and applied activities.
2.World Bank hosts the Secretariat for GPAI.
3.The New Delhi Declaration adopted at the 2023 GPAI Summit acknowledges the need to harness new opportunities and mitigate risks arising from AI development, deployment, and use.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C

Explanation –

Statements 1 and 3 are correct. GPAI’s focus aligns with bridging the theory-practice gap in AI through supporting practical applications of responsible AI development. The New Delhi Declaration reflects a core objective of GPAI, which is to promote responsible AI development while acknowledging both potential benefits and risks.

Statement 2 is incorrect. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) hosts the GPAI Secretariat.

Source: AIR