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Government launches GIS based Decision Support System for Forest Clearances

12 November, 2014

New Delhi, Nov 11 (RDI IBNS): Prakash Javadekar, Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change has said that merit-based and information technology-driven initiatives would facilitate transparent, objective and balanced policy decisions that would not only expedite processes but also help in striking a fine balance between environment protection and development.
Greenpeace meets Javadekar on India's position on climate negotiations

11 November, 2014

New Delhi, Nov 10 (RDI IBNS): Greenpeace International's Executive director, Kumi Naidoo and his Indian counterpart, Samit Aich met with Minister of Environment, Forests & Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Monday to discuss the role civil society will play in the climate negotiations in Lima and Paris.
Amplifying women's voices in climate change solutions focus of UN conference

07 November, 2014

New York, Nov 6 (RDI IBNS): Aiming to develop more gender-sensitive services, a United Nations-led conference kicking off in Geneva is spearheading a drive to ensure that weather and climate services reduce women’s vulnerability to disasters and climate change, and help them realize their potential as champions of community resilience.
Catastrophic consequences of inaction on limiting global warming: IPCC's Synthesis Report

04 November, 2014

New Delhi, Nov 3 (RDI IBNS): The Synthesis Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which was released on Sunday in Copenhagen, warned of catastrophic impacts if decisive actions to limit global warming below 2oC are not taken quickly.
'Leaders must act', urges Ban, as new UN report warns man's impact on climate may soon be 'irreversible'

04 November, 2014

New York, Nov 2 (RDI IBNS) Citing “clear and growing” human influence on the climate system, a United Nations report issued on Sunday has warned that if left unchecked, climate change will increase the likelihood of severe, pervasive and irreversible impacts for people and ecosystems.
One year on, UN expert urges ratification of treaty to phase out mercury use

02 November, 2014

New York, Nov 1 (RDI IBNS) The new United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights and toxic waste, Baskut Tuncak, urged governments around the world on Friday to expedite the ratification process of the Minamata Convention on Mercury, a global treaty to protect human health and the environment from the adverse effects of the toxic heavy metal.
Non pesticide management is the future of tea cultivation: Greenpeace

17 October, 2014

New Delhi, Oct 16 (RDI IBNS): On the occasion of World Food Day, Greenpeace released its report "Hope Brewing-Kotagiri to Kachibari", showcasing successfully running tea plantations using ecological approaches across India.
Non pesticide management is the future of tea cultivation: Greenpeace

17 October, 2014

New Delhi, Oct 16 (RDI IBNS): On the occasion of World Food Day, Greenpeace released its report "Hope Brewing-Kotagiri to Kachibari1", showcasing successfully running tea plantations using ecological approaches across India.
Bangaloreans encouraged to

17 October, 2014

Bangalore, Oct 17 (RDI IBNS): After a successful first phase in Pune, Racold Thermo Ltd is spreading the message of 'energy conservation' in Bangalore.
GVK Hancock secures environmental clearances for its Alpha coal project in Australia

10 October, 2014

Hyderabad, Oct 9 (RDI IBNS): After over 6 years of comprehensive environmental assessments and detailed planning, GVK Hancock has been granted an Environmental Authority (Clearance) for its Alpha Coal Project in the Galilee Basin in Central Queensland.
Harsh Vardhan leads cleanliness drive in Turkman Gate area

07 October, 2014

New Delhi, Oct 6 (RDI IBNS): Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday led a cleanliness drive in the historic Turkman Gate area of the walled city of Old Delhi.
Swachh Bharat Mission: Sachin accepts Modi's invitation

04 October, 2014

Mumbai, Oct 2 (RDI IBNS) Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invitation to join the 'Swachh Bharat Mission'.
Let us fulfill Gandhi's vision of clean India: PM

04 October, 2014

New Delhi, Oct 2 (RDI IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday exhorted people to fulfill Mahatma Gandhi's vision of clean India.
2014 Arctic sea ice minimum sixth lowest on record

23 September, 2014

California, Sept 22 (RDI IBNS): Arctic sea ice coverage continued its below-average trend this year as the ice declined to its annual minimum on Sept. 17, according to the NASA-supported National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) at the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Tata Power's Club Enerji celebrates 'World Car Free Day'

23 September, 2014

Kolkata/ Mumbai, Sept 22 (RDI IBNS): Tata Power's nationwide energy conservation programme, Club Enerji, has constantly endeavored to propagate the critical need to conserve energy and our natural resources across the country through students from various schools.
Feature: No 'Plan B' for climate action as there is no 'Planet B, says UN chief

23 September, 2014

New York, Sept 22 (RDI IBNS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday told what is thought to be the largest ever march in the United States demanding measures to halt the advance of global climate change, that there is no "Plan B" for action as there is no "Planet B."
Ahead of UN climate summit, leading investors urge transition to low-carbon economy

20 September, 2014

New York, Sept 19 (RDI IBNS) Just days before United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon convenes his much-anticipated climate summit, more than 340 global institutional investors representing over $24 trillion in assets are calling on Governments to take action that supports, rather than limits, investments in clean energy and climate solutions.
Marking International Day, UN officials hail progress in reducing damage to ozone layer

17 September, 2014

New York, Sept 17 (RDI IBNS) United Nations officials on Tuesday hailed the progress made in reducing damage to the ozone layer and the vital role played by one of the most successful environmental treaties in history in phasing out ozone-depleting substances.
New UN-backed protections for sharks, manta rays enter into effect

14 September, 2014

New York, Sept 13 (RDI IBNS) Beginning Sunday 14 September, international trade in specimens of five shark species and all manta ray species, including their meat, gills and fins, will need to be accompanied by permits and certificates confirming that they have been harvested sustainably and legally, as new United Nations-backed trade protections go into effect.
UN-organized tsunami exercise shows Indian Ocean region now 'better prepared'

14 September, 2014

New York, Sept 13 (RDI IBNS) A decade after the Indian Ocean tsunami disaster, which killed nearly 250,000 people and left an arc of devastation across 12 countries, a warning system devised by the United Nations to assess communications flows and readiness procedures throughout the region is functioning "effectively," the world body has announced after a two-day simulation exercise.

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