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Sachin named UNEP's Goodwill Ambassador

Ace cricketer Sachin Tendulkar was Thursday named a Goodwill Ambassador by the United Nations Environment Programme.Tendulkar will use his massive global popularity to raise awareness and harness......

Return to Rio

Over a hundred world leaders including the Indian prime minister will be at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio. It is likely to be one of the biggest conferences of its kind, says......

China, India, Nepal gear up to save Mount Kailash

Representatives from China, India and Nepal have agreed on a common framework for developing a conservation strategy and environmental monitoring plan, as a first step towards developing a regional......

India ranked ninth in world tree planting

India has been ranked ninth in the tree planting roll of honour in a campaign to plant a billion trees, which was launched by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in November 2006. The......

Indians greenest citizens of the world!

Indian and Brazilian have the most environmentally-friendly lifestyles, according to a new global survey. American customers scored lowest in the survey from the National Geographic Society, and......

Shell, UNEP to light up 29 villages

Shell Foundation, from the oil major Shell Group and United Nations Environment Programme, will under a joint programme light up about 1,400 homes in 29 villages in Karnataka by late 2005.This......

Climate change: Adaptation cost in developing nations to be huge

Public source funding reached $23-36 billion dollar in 2012-2013 but the report states that ‘new and additional’ finance must be made available to avoid a 'significant gap' in the......

COLUMN: Can India Inc deliver tomorrow's economy?

Corporations are still hard-wired for the old 'brown' economy which aims to generate only shareholder value not stakeholder value, ruesRajni Bakshi.At a time when politicians seem to be taking the......

'Emissions to rise in India and China'

Emissions in India and China is set to rise as the Asia-Pacific region faces mounting challenges in tackling climate change, water scarcity, species extinction and hazardous waste and their......

IIT-B mooted to provide climate solutions

Alumni and directors of all IITs have proposed a virtual centre at IIT-Bombay for Climate Change Science, which would co-ordinate work of all environment related faculty across these premier......
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For World Day for Safety and Health at Work on Tuesday

Every minute, a person dies from exposure to toxic substances - UN rights expert calls for urgent action GENEVA (24 April 2015) Ahead of World... ...

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Ocean Recovery Alliance Launches Global Alert APP and Platform

Each year, an estimated 11 billion pounds (approximately 4.99 metric tons) of plastic enters the ocean, 80% of which starts out on land, according... ...

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STRONG MEASURES NEEDED TO DEAL WITH AIR POLLUTION

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter CENTRE AND STATES HAVE TO COLLABORATE FOR JOINT ACTION By G. Srinivasan Early... ...

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World Palm Oil Industry

NEW YORK, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Palm Oil in Thousand Metric Tons by the following End-Use... ...

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Adidas to use marine plastic waste in products from 2016

BERLIN, April 20 (Reuters) - German sportswear firm Adidas is teaming up with a group trying to clean up the world's oceans with a plan to develop... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/04/20/adidas-environment-idINL5N0XD2I820150420

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