Green Economy

Human Capital And Economy- An Exploratory Thought

The prevailing economic model does not take into account the social capital or human capital as one of its inputs. It is purely a function of the monetized natural resources. Although it considers the human capital but it is only limited to time equivalent and monetizing the same. An ideal economic model should account for each and every input. It should respond to the changes in human capital. It should be sensitive to all such capitals which can neither be40

The Earth

An Outcry for Nature!

Seriously, climate change is not a myth. And it has been proven time and again! I suddenly remember the law of entropy which says every thermodynamic activity increases the entropy of the universe! In the same line, what we do causes an imbalance in nature. Predominantly, economic development and associated global competition to achieve the same have led us to such a catastrophe. Most often, economic development is the usual target to be painted as the main culprit. Since the40

Green opportunity

Environmental Officer, Kerala PSC

Title: Environmental Officer, Kerala PSC Location: India Organization’s profile: Kerala PSC invites applications for the post of Environmental Officer.   Pay scale- Rs12,40-37,040/- Eligibility: The successful candidate should have a First or Second class Masters’ Degree of a recognised University in Environmental  Sciences/Environmental Studies/ Environment Management/ Environmental Engineering or Environmental Technology. Desirable: Ph.D in the above subjects awarded by a recognised University with a basic graduation or post graduation in any of the subjects.  Age limit- 18-36 Yrs. Only candidates born between 02.01.1978 and 01.01.1996   How to apply:40

Green opportunity

MSc Sustainable Environments Scholarship, 2014

Title: MSc Sustainable Environments Scholarship at University of Gloucestershire in UK, 2014 Location: UK Organization’s profile: University of Gloucestershire is an accredited university. University of Gloucestershire is accredited by the million. Eligibility: The successful candidate should be an international fee paying students applying for a full-time MSc Sustainable Environments course starting in September 2014. Should have already for the course and received an offer before applying for this scholarship. How to apply: Interested candidates may apply through link given below. Last date for the application: 13 June, 2014 Reference: GLOS

Green opportunity

SBI Youth Fellowship, 2014

Title: SBI Youth Fellowship, 2014 Location: Delhi Organization’s profile: State Bank of India (SBI) has a fellowship programme to encourage rural participation among the youth. This fellowship programme is initiated, funded and managed by SBI in partnership with reputed NGOs to bring together India’s best young minds to work on making rural development a reality. Job Description:    After the orientation programme, for the first month in the field, applicants will be provided clear tasks to undertake.  Eligibility: The successful candidate should be graduates between 21-32 years40

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Walk-in interview for project assistant / postdoc positions

Title: Walk-in interview for project assistant / postdoc positions Location: Karnataka Organization’s profile: An R&D assistant (project assistant) position is available in my lab at the Evolutionary and Organismal Biology Unit, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), to work on a field project on Asian elephants in Karnataka. The selected R&D assistant will collect data on elephant behaviour. Job Description: The selected candidate should be willing to live at the field site, where only the most basic facilities are40

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Programme Officer, NIOH

Title: Programme  Officer, NIOH Location: Ahmedabad Organization’s profile: National Institute of Occupational Health (NIOH) has carried out pioneering research work in many occupational diseases and has also developed preventive intervention and control measures, which are economical and locally available. Job Description: The selected candidate will assist the coordinator in overall coordination of the ENVIS project/Centre, will help in collection and dissemination the data and information regarding environmental and occupational health, publish the newsletters and abstracts 4. Support and promotion to national and international cooperation40

Green opportunity

SRF, Life Sciences

Title: SRF, Life Sciences Location: Delhi Organization’s profile: The National Institute of Immunology (NII) is an autonomous institution supported by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. The Institute is committed to advanced research addressing the basic mechanisms involved in body’s defence, host-pathogen interactions and related areas with a view to contribute to the creation of an internationally competitive intellectual knowledge base as a sustainable source of innovative futuristic modalities of potential use in health care. Job Description: Salary : Rs. 18,000. Project title- “J. C.40