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Shri Arjun Munda Launches Biggest Tribal Movement to promote tribal enterprise through Bamboonomics at ‘COP 14 UNCCD : TRIFED-GIZ’

Union Minister for Tribal Affairs Shri Arjun Munda launched the Biggest Tribal movement to promote tribal enterprise through Bamboonomics in the country which will be a beacon for the rest of the world. He launched the movement for combating desertification and the climate change at “The Indian Perspective through Bamboonomics” session at ‘COP 14 UNCCD […]

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Government to develop a master plan for Tigers at High altitude: Union Environment Minister

Union Environment Minister, Shri Prakash Javadekar released a report on Status of Tiger Habitats in high altitude ecosystems today in New Delhi. Releasing the report Shri Javadekar said that it is an exciting study as it reveals that even ecology at high altitude is compatible for the tiger growth and we will take inputs from […]

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Delhi Declaration, an ambitious statement of global action by each country on how to achieve Land Degradation Neutrality

Calls for synergy between all three Rio Conventions The 12-day long 14th Conference of Parties (COP14) to United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) has come to a close today, with thought-provoking discussions on land management, restoration of degraded land, drought, climate change, renewable energy, women empowerment, gender equality, water scarcity and various other issues. […]

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UNCCD COP14 Event begins on a high-note

Prime Minister Shri  Narendra Modi to inaugurate high-level segment meeting on 9th September Delhi Declaration will form the future course of action on land degradation: Union Environment Minister The 12-day 14th Conference of Parties (COP14) to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) begins today at India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida. Briefing media […]

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India takes over COP Presidency from China for next two years

India will highlight its leadership in navigating the land management agenda at global level. To cater the need to achieve SDGs and focused vision of Prime Minister’s agenda of “Doubling the Farmer’s Income by 2022”: Union Environment Minister Union Minister for Environment, Forest & Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Shri  Prakash Javadekar and Executive Secretary, UN Convention […]

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August 2019: Monthly Environmental News Roundup

1. HONDA GETS GRENCO Star Performer Award The (HMSI) Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India PVT LTD one of India’s most trusted bike brand awarded the GreenCo Star Performer award to one of its motorcycle manufacturing plant in Narsapura, Karnataka for taking sustainable environment initiatives.The plant carried out the environment-friendly initiatives by reducing the water usage […]