rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

United Nations Environmental Programme

Rediff.com  »  News  »   United Nations Environmental Programme

  News for United Nations Environmental Programme

  • News
  • Business

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......

Full text: What Modi, Obama agreed on

This is the joint statement issued by the ministry of external affairs on the visit of US President Barack Obama to India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama assessed the......

Indian diaspora a 'great capital', opportunities await you: PM

Image: Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivers the inaugural address to the Indian Diaspora at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Photograph: PIB Indian diaspora is a......

Smriti Irani got a certificate for leadership programme: Yale University

  Yale University has issued a statement saying that Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani attended a weeklong programme and received a certificate from the university last year,......

President Pranab's address to Parliament: The transcript

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday addressed the first joint sitting of Parliament as mandatorily required under the Constitution after the general elections. The address is the political,......

Amazing photos reveal the state of world environment

The United Nations Environment Programme established World Environment Day in 1972 and every year for the past 40 years, countries around the world have dedicated June 5 to environmental causes.......

UN's India solar programme wins award

A United Nations programme which has helped bring solar powered electricity to some 100,000 people across 18,000 rural Indian households has won the prestigious UN-21 award for efficiency and......

Indian is UNDP A-Pac bureau chief

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Ajay Chhibber of India as United Nations Development Programme's assistant secretary-general, assistant administrator and director of its Regional......

Hail the invisible hand of the State

Neither pharma nor IT would have become the stars of the economy without the active but largely invisible hand of the Indian State, says Ajit Balakrishnan. The current debate in India about how to......

'Govt needs Rs 15.7 lakh crore to provide 24x7 power by 2019'

Sub-group appointed by Forum of Regulators suggests fuel linkage for power generation amd a special purpose vehicle to provide clearance to miners The Centre will need a whopping Rs 15.70-lakh......

  People speak for united nations environmental programme

  • QNA
Q. Difference between ICSE and CBSE Syllabus?
:  A. The English syllabus of the CBSE is better manageable than that of ICSE/ISC. While a broad-based syllabus is generally percieved to be good (an...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/difference-between-icse-and-cbse-syllabus//answers/16520357

mohd  yousuf
Q. SINCE MANY YEARS I HAVE NOT SEEN A BUG. NEITHER HEARD ABT THEM , THE BUG I AM HEARING ABT IS BUG IN A COMPUTER PROGRAMME ONLY ? COMMENT PL.
Mohd Yousuf:  A. Bedbugs had nearly been eradicated by the widespread use of potent insecticides such as DDT. However, many of these strong insecticides have been...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/since-many-years-i-have-not-seen-a-bug.-neither-heard-abt-th/16516552/answers/16108045

sitapati rao
Q. what is the full form of U N E P ?
Sitapati Rao:  A. United Nations Environmental Programme more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-full-form-of-u-n-e-p-/16108036/answers/15410725

rakesh
Q. is nuclear deal is important to india ? why/why not? give reasons and describe
Rakesh:  A. Enhancing nuclear power availability in the country would actually enhance national security since it would help economy to grow, reduce poverty...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-nuclear-deal-is-important-to-india--whywhy-not-give-reaso/15410663/answers/10087562

Q. why is environmental day is celebrated? tell the reason
:  A. To conserve, protect the World Environment, as per various reports & survey of various Environment Organisations such as Greenpeace the over...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-is-environmental-day-is-celebrated-tell-the-reason/10087435/answers/1459804

  Web results for United Nations Environmental Programme
Traditional banana varieties to get a boost

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The National Agro Foundation (NAF) and the Tamilnadu Banana Producers Company Limited (TBCL), along with... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/traditional-banana-varieties-to-get-a-boost/article6841101.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Congress rakes up corruption allegations against Jayanthi Natarajan

Rejecting the attack on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi by former environment minister Jayanthi Natarajan as being "malicious" and driven by... ...

http://www.24dunia.com/english/national/showgroup/20334541.html
Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, 90, becomes African Union chairman

Western nations "not thrilled" at appointment as Zimbabwe president denounces "imperialists, colonialists"....... ...

http://www.24dunia.com/english/headlines/showgroup/20334337.html
Cleaning-up the mess

Meet the city's eco-guardians I am the change: Dr Meenakshi Bharath All garbage is merely just filth, but Dr. Meenakshi Bharath sees value in... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/cleaning-up-the-mess/1/416069.html
New Innovation Policy Brief

After three decades of trial and error, innovation policy is taking off in Africa. Our new policy brief tracks the roll out of science, technology... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPressat.php?storyid=3752

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


united nations environmental programme
Centre for Economics, Environment and...

Centre for Economics, Environment and...
2 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z