Policies & Legislations

28 November to 9 December, 2011 – Future is in the hand of negotiators

As various countries meet to decide on the future roadmap for fighting climate change and prevent global warming, it will… Read More

9 years ago

Rajasthan Plans Country’s first Water Resources Law

According to reports, Rajasthan may become the first state to enact a law on managing water resources. Water is India’s… Read More

9 years ago

Upcoming climate change conference at Durban, South Africa

Climate Change has become an alarming concern across the globe. It is a global challenge which requires an ambitious global… Read More

9 years ago

National Solar Mission

The National Solar mission is part of the eight climate change missions of India. Building a solar India is a… Read More

9 years ago

Online accounting system to check illegal mining

The government is planning to put in place an online system by December for mandatory registration of all minerals-related transactions… Read More

9 years ago

Emphasis on forest conservation and management under the MDG 7- Ensure Environmental Sustainability

Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were adopted in the year 2000 with set targets to be achieved by 2015. Poverty reduction… Read More

9 years ago

Palakkad adivasis to get a share of profits of SUZLON

The Kerala government has decided to share profits with the Palakkad adivasis of Kerala. Suzlon had erected windmills and according… Read More

9 years ago

Millennium Development Goals – Indian perspective

In the historic year of 2000, 189 nations pledged in the form of eight ‘Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)’ to help… Read More

9 years ago

An overview of the Draft National Land Acquisition and Rehabilitation & Resettlement Bill, 2011

The draft Land Acquisition and Rehabilitation and Resettlement Bill is out in public domain on 27th July 2011. This is… Read More

9 years ago

Environmental Jurisprudence in India -Part 1

The causes of environmental problems are manifold. Some of them are a direct result of unfavourable negative impacts of various… Read More

9 years ago