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Tamil Nadu’s palm trees withstood cyclones and climate change – but neglect threatens their survival 16.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The number of palmyrah trees has sharply declined owing to lack of awareness of their many uses. Conservation efforts are finally beginning.
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Third Indo-German Environment Forum held in New Delhi 13.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Press Information Bureau Government of India ***** Third Indo-German Environment Forum with the theme "Cleaner Air, Greener Economy:" is being held in New Delhi. The one-day event through panel discussions and parallel sessions focuses on challenges, solutions and necessary framework conditions of air pollution control, waste management and circular economy as well as implementation of NDCs and SDGs based on Paris Agreement and Agenda 2030 of UN respectively.
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Government releases comprehensive publication on various initiatives taken towards combating and adapting to climate change 12.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change released a publication today in New Delhi on climate actions in India titled “India – Spearheading Climate Solutions”. This publication “India – Spearheading Climate Solutions” mentions the key actions India has taken under various sectors towards combating and adapting to climate change.
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This fashion show is breaking barriers 11.2.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Chromat's colourful show was all about inclusivity and sustainability in fashion.
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Unparalleled collaboration needed from all nations to ensure sustainable development: Vice President 11.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Expressing his concern over the unprecedented scale of environmental degradation and its drastic consequences, the Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu called upon all nations to collaborate and cooperate in an equally unparalleled manner to ensure sustainable development.
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A Tamil Nadu fisherman is making maps to help villagers save their lands from encroachment 11.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
35-year-old Saravanan’s maps are also helping assess the damage from rising sea levels.
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Good quality education is the most potent ways to reduce poverty 10.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that good quality education was one of the most potent ways to reduce poverty, achieve gender equality, and create more jobs. He said that improving the quality of education, revamping the curriculum to teach Indian values and transforming classrooms into centres of joyful learning was the way forward.
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Meet the artist who learned to dive at 49 to better understand coral reefs – and then save them 8.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Priya Thuvassery’s ‘Coral Woman’ is a portrait of Uma Mani’s fascinating journey.
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Journey of Sustainable Growth and Change: Workshop on Global Environment Facility, UNDP Small Grants Programme(SGP) inaugurated 7.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
A Workshop on MoEFCC-Global Environment Facility, UNDP Small Grants Programme(SGP) was inaugurated today in New Delhi by Shri C.K. Mishra,  Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change(MoEFCC).
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Water Conservation Fee 7.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Central Ground Water Authority (CGWA) under Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation had notified revised guidelines vide Gazette notification S.O. 6140(E) dated 12.12.2018 to regulate and control ground water extraction in India, which was proposed to be effective from 01.06.
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How ponds can fight climate change in your garden 5.2.2019 Scroll.in
Ponds are biodiversity hotspots in the landscape, disproportionately rich in species when compared to rivers, streams and lakes.
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Climate change will melt vast parts of Himalayas: Study 5.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Climate change will melt vast parts of Himalayas: Study
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'Hindu Kush Himalaya region is hotspot for climate change' 4.2.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
'Glaciers are melting all across the region.'
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Failure to wake up to adverse effects of climate change would be disastrous 4.2.2019 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Environment and Public Works Minister Sajjan Singh Verma has said that if we fail to understand the consequences of climate change even at this juncture, the world will have to face a situation of World War III over water. Therefore, it is absolutely necessary to pay special attention to water conservation. The Environment […]
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Message of water conservation through painting at Science center 4.2.2019 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Natural Painting Workshop was organized on the occasion of World Wetlands Day. In this workshop, the children of 66 deprived sections of Shyam Nagar, Indira Nagar, Sai Baba Nagar and Lalghati participated through Parvarish-The Museum School. At the beginning of this workshop, Scientist B Manik Lal Gupta said that life is not possible […]
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World Wetlands Day observed at Sendra 3.2.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
World Wetlands Day observed at Sendra
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World Wetland Day : Experts ring out save water bodies call 2.2.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
World Wetland Day : Experts ring out save water bodies call
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Government to launch Technology Mission Centre on Solar Energy & Water Treatment in Chennai. 24.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan will be launching three important centre’s set up by Department of Science and Technology (DST), nucleated at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IITM) on 25th January 2019 at IIT Madras in Chennai.
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Now, scientists turn carbon emissions into usable energy 20.1.2019 Sify Finance
Eliminating carbon dioxide, which is the main contributor to global warming has become a priority with scientists across the world. A recent study, affiliated with UNIST has
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Three ways in which the Modi government is ruining the Ganga instead of cleaning it 19.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Three projects will reduce water flows into the river, pollute it, denude its catchment areas and endanger its biodiversity.
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