Here are highlights from the Environment Minister’s recently made presentation to highlight the achievements of the Government of India in protecting the environment and wildlife of India.
The 17th session of the COP concluded in Durban, with India playing a significant role in ensuring that countries around the world give serious attention to anthropogenic climate change.
COP16/CMP6, the 16th edition of Conference of the Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the 6th Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP) began yesterday in the beautiful town of Cancun in Mexico. “Parties” […]
The two day Ministerial Meeting on ‘Climate Change-Technology Mechanism that concluded on 10 November 2010 saw ministers and representatives from 35 countries, regional groups and UN organisations. The discussions revolved around the creation and operationalisation of the technology mechanism under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC).
On a three day visit to India for the first time, the American President Barack H. Obama met the Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh in New Delhi only to reaffirm shared values and increasing convergence of interests between the US and India. When the world’s oldest democracy reaches out […]
Besides raising considerable awareness on the issue of climate change and ensuring it gets the due attention it deserves, the 15th Conference of the Parties (CoP) held last year in Copenhagen ended in dismay and brought no real good news to environmental and social activists across the globe. This year, […]
The Nehru Vihar Waste to Energy Plant, meant to convert the waste of Delhi into electricity did NOT work properly for event a single day.
After Poznan (2008) and Copenhagen (2009), the 16th Conference of the Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) will take place in Mexico later this year. Arguably one of the most important climate conferences in the world, for the world, the COP 16 is now […]
The profound privilege of continuing with the blog is because of each of you who visits the site and reads it regularly. I truly appreciate you all for that and especially those who take the time out to comment on it. Similarly, climate change related negotiations exist because majority of […]
As appropriately put by Yvo De Boer, Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC, “the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen (COP 15) will be a turning point in the fight to prevent (the) climate disaster. The science demands it, the economics support it, (and) future generations require it.” COP15 will […]
MoEF and WWF-India have organised an Essay Writing Competition giving all young people a chance to be a part of the UNFCCC this year.
The Global Day of Action on climate has occurred every year since 2005 at the time of the annual United Nations Talks on climate change.