User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Action Plans
Last updated: Sep 20 2019 09:41 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 702    
Impact of climate change deliberated 20.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Impact of climate change deliberated
Also found in: [+]
190 Countries Adopt Delhi Declaration On Climate Change At UN Meet 13.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The world needs to consider land-based solutions for climate action and biodiversity to achieve the long-term goals of the Paris Agreement, said the Delhi Declaration adopted by over 190 countries on...
Also found in: [+]
Fit for porpoise: China races to save last Yangtze river mammal 8.9.2019 Reuters: Top News
On a short stretch of the Yangtze river, three sleek grey porpoises twist in muddy waters near the city of Nanjing, protected from passing barges and ships by a row of yellow buoys.
Also found in: [+]
Rahul Gandhi Requests PM For Early Warning Systems For Floods In Wayanad 13.8.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking his intervention to protect both the life and livelihood of the people in his Lok Sabha constituency Wayanad,...
Also found in: [+]
Shri Arjun Munda inaugurates ‘National Workshop on Tribal Enterprise with focus on Honey, Bamboo & Lac’ 8.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Shri Arjun Munda, Union Minister for Tribal Affairs inaugurated a “National Workshop on Tribal Enterprise with focus on Honey, Bamboo and Lac” organized by TRIFED and M/o Tribal Affairs here today. Smt. Renuka Singh, MoS for Tribal Affairs, Shri Deepak Khandekar, Secretary, M/o Tribal Affairs and Shri Pravir Krishna, MD, TRIFED were present.
Also found in: [+]
Vice President calls upon scientists to address climate change & global warming to better tackle adverse situations; 3.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called upon scientists and researchers to address pressing issues such as climate change, global warming and extreme weather events so that the world was better prepared to tackle adverse situations.
Also found in: [+]
‘Multi-stakeholder involvement needed to tackle climate change’ 10.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
‘Multi-stakeholder involvement needed to tackle climate change’
Also found in: [+]
A lion as a pet: Inside the untamed market for wild animals in Pakistan 3.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
There is no law in Pakistan to prohibit the possession of a wild imported animal, say experts.
Also found in: [+]
Iron ore mining is devouring Jharkhand’s sal-rich Saranda forest, hurting its Adivasi residents 6.12.2018 Scroll.in
Studies have recorded a drop in biodiversity in the forest over the years.
Also found in: [+]
Odisha Government Prepares Plan For Nesting Of Olive Ridley Turtles 31.10.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Ahead of imposing a ban on fishing in the state coastline for the annual mass nesting of Olive Ridley Turtles, the Odisha government has prepared an action plan to ensure protection of the endangered...
Also found in: [+]
Climate Change Leading To Reduced Crop Yield, Study Shows 23.7.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
A scientific study commissioned by the government to assess the impact of climate change has projected reduction in crop yields for irrigated maize, wheat and rain-fed rice, the Rajya Sabha was...
Also found in: [+]
Increase in people’s involvement in strategy of biodiversity must 13.7.2018 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, The workshop for revision of Madhya Pradesh Bio-diversity Strategy and Work-plan was organized at RCVP Noronha Academy of Administration and Management. Additional Chief Secretary K.K. Singh said that the pressure of population on the Earth has increased. A change has come over in the lifestyle of people. This calls for revision in the […]
Also found in: [+]
Zoo modernisation still a far cry 25.6.2018 Hindu: Home
Coimbatore Corporation’s proposal submitted to State Govt. yet to get administrative sanction
Also found in: [+]
NE should work out collective plan: Expert 7.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
NE should work out collective plan: Expert
Also found in: [+]
White paper on environment gets Kerala cabinet nod 23.5.2018 General News
The CPI-M led LDF government in Kerala today approved a 'white paper' on environment that lays emphasis on balanced economic and social development while preserving the state's bio-diversity. The state cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, approved the document that outlined the state's approach towards protecting and preserving the environment while striving for economic growth. "The main objective is to design an environment friendly economic system and government is committed to preserving clean water, soil, air and bio-diversity," an official release said. Kerala has 44 rivers and most of them were facing various types of pollution, the release said. Solid waste disposal was a severe problem in the state and government would go ahead with schemes under the 'Haritha Kerala mission.' Issues connected with solid waste have also affected the availability of drinking water and its supply. A total of 90,563 solid waste treatment plants have been set up in ...
Also found in: [+]
CS conducts reviews Haritha Haaram 26.4.2018 Hindu: Home
Chief Secretary S. K. Joshi asked the officials to identify suitable lands within one week in their village panchayats and municipalities for raising
Also found in: [+]
Himalayan Blue Sheep: States responsible for protection of wildlife: MoEF to NGT 18.4.2018 General News
The Ministry of Environment and Forests has told the National Green Tribunal that the Uttarakhand government was responsible for the management and protection of wildlife in the state, where the Himalayan Blue Sheep were suffering from an eye infection. It submitted that the subject of forests and wildlife is included in the Concurrent List of the Constitution and, therefore, the state governments are responsible for implementation of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 and preservation of wildlife. The ministry said that the states are responsible for checking and preventing disease in affected species in their national parks and wildlife sanctuaries. "In order to promote effective and scientific management of the national parks, financial and technical assistance is being accorded to the states by the central government (MoEF) under the centrally sponsored scheme of Integrated Development of Wildlife Habitats. "Over the past five years, it has released an amount of Rs 19.19 crore to
Also found in: [+]
NE highly vulnerable to climate change, say experts 3.4.2018 The Assam Tribune
NE highly vulnerable to climate change, say experts
Also found in: [+]
National workshop on biodiversity 3.4.2018 Hindu: Kochi
The National Biodiversity Board, in association with International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI) South Asia, and the Kochi Munic
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru water scarcity: There is still hope on the horizon 21.3.2018 Hindu: Fitness
Bengaluru may be in danger of losing its water supply. There is, however, a larger plan in place
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 702