WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2011

on Apr23

THEME OF WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2011 Forests: Nature At Your Service Forests cover one third of the earth’s land mass, performing vital functions and services around the world which make our planet alive with possibilities.  In fact, 1.6 billion people depend on forests for their livelihoods.  They play a key role in our battle against […]

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Combat Climate Change

on Jan2

Fact Sheet Increased warming: Eleven of the last twelve years rank among the warmest years in global surface temperature since 1850. The rate of warming averaged over the last 50 years is nearly twice that for the last 100 years. The average global temperature went up by about 0.74°C during the 20th Century with the […]

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in Category: global warming

FOOD SECURITY

on Dec12

By Dr. Shuja -ul-Rehman This paper is listed as a resource on the FSN forum of the FAO . Food Insecurity often comes into focus on the occurrence of starvation deaths and malnutrition on a large scale as has often been witnessed in several states of India. A false sense of security may often prevail […]

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Nigeen Lake gasping for breath


Nigeen Lake in Kashmir once used to be known for its beauty and clear waters.Pollution, enchroachment and official negligence have ...

CLEAN UP AT 12000 Feet


Gangabal is one of the most amazing , high altitude lakes situated at the base of the daunting Mount Harmukh.[slideshow ...

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2011


THEME OF WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2011 Forests: Nature At Your Service Forests cover one third of the earth’s land mass, performing vital ...

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2010


Message for World Environment Day, 2010  by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Biodiversity, the incredible variety of life on Earth that ...