User: Genecampaign Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Forest
Last updated: Jun 21 2019 20:14 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Insurance Cover for Risk-Prone Crops 21.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Government has conducted several studies to measure and quantify the adverse effects of climate change on agriculture. Extensive field and simulation studies were carried out in agriculture and allied sectors by several network centers consisting of ICAR Institutes such as Indian Agricultural Research Institute at New Delhi, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture at Hyderabad, Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Bangalore etc. and State Agricultural Universities, located in different parts of the country.
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Raksha Mantri Leads Yoga Day Celebrations In Capital 21.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh led thousands in practicing Yoga at majestic Rajpath with Rashtrapati Bhawan in the background on the 5th International Day of Yoga here today. Prime Minister, accompanied by Minister ofState (Independent charge) Ministry of AYUSH& Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Shripad YessoNaik led the nation from Ranchi in Jharkhand in celebrating the spirit of Yoga.
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Address by the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind To the Members of both the Houses of Parliament assembled together 20.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Honourable Members, 1.   I am pleased to address the first joint sitting of Parliament after the election of the 17th Lok Sabha, in the year commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
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India will lead by example in combating desertification: Union Environment Minister 17.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Environment Minister today said that we as a country make targets not under any global pressure but for our own country’s real sustainable development, and as in the past India will play a leadership role and will lead by example in combating desertification.
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Simple Actions towards environment protection will lead to a giant leap towards mitigating air pollution: Union Environment Minister 6.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Environment Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar today at an event in New Delhi stressed that ‘Jan Bhagidari’ is integral towards mitigating air pollution and protecting the environment in general.  The event was organized on the occasion of World Environment Day. This year’s theme is ‘Air Pollution’.
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Meghalaya plants 1.5 million trees on World Environment Day 6.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Meghalaya plants 1.5 million trees on World Environment Day
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Make Assam the country’s green hub: Sonowal 6.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Make Assam the country’s green hub: Sonowal
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On the World Environment Day today, the Union Environment Minister said that School Nursery initiative is proposed to be launched soon 5.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change and for the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Shri Prakash Javadekar today said that his ministry will soon launch an initiative called School Nursery across the country in which school kids will plant a seed, nurture the sapling and on his/her annual result would take the plant to be a trophy.
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Rio’s appeal on World Environment Day eve 5.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Rio’s appeal on World Environment Day eve
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Prakash Javadekar to start campaign to spread awareness about environment protection 4.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting and Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar is set to start a drive for to promote awareness about environmental protection. He will plant a sapling at Prayavaran Bhawan Complex in New Delhi tomorrow on the occasion of World Environment Day. In this endeavour, he will be joined by renowned cricketer Shri Kapil Dev, famous actor Shri Jackie Shroff and acclaimed folk singer Ms. Malini Awasthi.
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On the eve of World environment Day, Union Environment Minister launches #selfiewithsapling campaign 4.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Environment Minister, Shri Prakash Javadekar today launched a people’s campaign #SelfiewithSapling urging all to join and plant a sapling and post the selfie with the sapling on social media. Shri Javadekar stressed that ‘Jan Bhagidari’ is integral towards tackling the environmental issues and environment protection has to be a people’s movement.
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Rhino poaching on the decline: KNP Director 2.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Rhino poaching on the decline: KNP Director
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Shri. Prakash Javadekar takes charge as the Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate 1.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Shri. Prakash Javadekar today assumed charge as the Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change here today. He was greeted at the office at Paryavaran Bhawan by Environment Secretary Shri C K Mishra and other senior officials of the ministry.
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PRESS COMMUNIQUE 31.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has directed the allocation of portfolios among the following members of the Union Council of Ministers:-   Shri Narendra Modi Prime Minister and also in-charge of: Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Department of Atomic Energy; Department of Space; and All important policy issues; and All other portfolios not allocated to any Minister.
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A series of events planned for this year’s World Environment Day 29.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
World Environment Day (WED) is celebrated on 5th June every year.  Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change (MoEFCC) celebrates WED focussing on the theme declared by UNEP and organizes several events.
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Newly-elected MLA sworn in 29.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Newly-elected MLA sworn in
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Traditional food systems evolved over a period time has proved to be healthier, more balanced and nutritious: Vice President of India 22.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The International Day for Biodiversity (IDB)2019 was celebrated all over the country today by different States and various organizations. The national level celebrations of the day were held at the Kalaivanar Arangam in Chennai with enthusiastic participation of various stakeholders.
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Vice President calls for equitable and people-centred sustainable development 22.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for achieving sustainable development that is equitable and people-centred and stressed the need for efficient and frugal use of natural resources.
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‘Not all animals migrate by choice’ campaign launched to raise awareness on illegal wildlife trade 20.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Campaign launched by Wildlife Crime Control Bureau of India and UN Environment aimed at airports across India. Tiger, Pangolin, Star Tortoise and Tokay Gecko featured in the campaign. In India, illegal trade in wildlife has seen a sharp rise in recent years.
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India sets the tone at COP meetings of Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions held in Geneva. 16.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The joint meetings of three conventions on chemicals and waste that is the fourteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal  (COP 14) was held along with the ninth meeting of the COP to Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade and the ninth meeting of the COP to Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants.
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