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Latest Articles in climate change

The Challenges And Dilemma Of Sustainable Development: India’s Response

The dilemma of sustainable development lies in the challenges for economic growth and development that are directly linked to the immense risk of climate change.

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The Governance Of Sustainable Development Goals In India

That India is taking its commitment seriously is visible in the fact that Niti Aayog – the National Institution for Transforming India – Chaired by the Prime Minister has been assigned the role to ‘coordinate’ the achievement of India’s sustainable development goals both in quantitative and qualitative terms.

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Here Is Everything You Want To Know About World Environment Day

India has taken significant steps on addressing the commitments made during the Paris agreement through the intended nationally determined contributions (INDCs) and on the SDG indicators.

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Modi Government’s Commitment To SDGs: Outlook And Future

With three main issues of contention being the funding and financing of the SDGs, the climate agreements in Paris and the implementation of the SDGs on a national scale, the Modi government is affected and challenged by all three issues.

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India’s NDC Targets At Paris Agreements: What Does It Mean?

India aims to reduce its “emission intensity of GDP by 33 percent-35 percent by 2030, below 2005 levels”. Emission intensity in the simplest terms is ratio of Greenhouse Gases to GDP.

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Future Of Climate Change Regime Has Been Shackled: USA Climate Policy

With Trump rescinding Barack Obama’s Climate Action Plan and existing policies like Clean Power Plan, the impact of his moves will be felt globally, given the high per capita emission of USA, and the reviving of the coal industry by Trump, via his America First Energy Plan.

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Donald Trump Backs Out Of Paris Agreements: What Does This Imply?

As the highest contributor to climate change, USA backing out of the Paris Agreements is extremely unfair to developing countries like India, given that the cumulative emissions of USA is much higher than that of India.

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US Quits Paris Climate Deal, Which Benefits India, China: Donald Trump

The real-estate tycoon said he made the decision as the deal was unfair to the US and badly hit businesses and jobs.

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Don’t Let Denial Go Unchallenged, Speak Up: Lee-Alison Sibley On Global Warming

On the fifth day of the Women Economic Forum conference, Lee-Alison Sibley, a performing artist, social activist, author and lecturer took an extremely interesting lecture on “the environmental impact of climate change on poverty”

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‘We need transformative sustainable innovation’

At the Women Economic Forum 2017, where women from different spheres came to discuss issues of women empowerment and gender parity, sustainable development was a key issue, given the large role played by gender dynamics in sustainability

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Climate Change Is A Result Of Lack Of Understanding And Respect For Nature: Michael Loizides, At WEF Meet

An associate of ALL Ladies League, the Women Economic Forum (WEF) is a global conference to foster empowering conversations and connections among women committed to adopt constructive change in all walks of life.

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Climate Change: Resolving 'Energy Dilemma’ Jigsaw Holds The Key For A Sustainable Future

To address today’s energy dilemma and that in the foreseeable future, we will need pioneering IoT solutions for energy efficiency. Advancements in IoT, mobility, sensing, cloud, analytics, and cybersecurity technologies will help deliver Innovation at every level - from connected products to edge control, to applications, analytics, and services

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Donald Trump Signs Order To Roll Back Obama's Climate Change Measures

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to nullify his predecessor Barack Obama's climate change efforts, raising questions over America's leadership in the international campaign against global warming

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Water For Inclusive Development: Industry's Role

To solve the crisis before it becomes unmanageable we need collaboration from all major actors, such as the government, industry, research organisations and the public, especially to check the untrammelled use of groundwater

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Water Scarcity

Population growth and climate change are creating a new, more challenging world. Let's be ready for a severe crisis in the coming decades

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