ESG Investments: Gaps, Challenges And Way Forward

harish hv

ESG is an idea whose time has come, and companies should consider incorporating ESG into their decision-making not only under investor pressure but also for self-interest.

Pro-Planet Packaging Picks Up

naina gautam

With the growing focus on circular economy, the market space for biodegradable, recyclable and reusable material is set to increase

Those Responsible For Climate Change Cannot Ask India To Stall Its Development: Bhupender Yadav

Speaking at an event sponsored by the trade organisation ASSOCHAM, Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav said he believes in climate justice, which entails that everyone has access to resources to live a life of dignity

G20 Working Group Meet Stresses Need For ‘Inclusive, Consensus-Driven Approach’ To Address Climate Change

The meeting on environment and climate sustainability emphasised the importance of member countries working together and participating in an "inclusive and consensus-driven strategy" to combat climate change

In 2050, Treated Wastewater Will Be Worth INR 1.9 Billion: Report 

Amidst rising concerns over water security, a new study by CEEW underlines the potential and value of treated wastewater 

HP Govt Signs Agreement With HLC Green Energy

More than Rs 4,000 crore will be invested in the project, and it will also provide work opportunities to many


G20 Meet: Holistic Water Resource Management Is Crucial For the Growth of the Country, Says Official

Water resource management is one of the key issues being discussed at the ongoing meeting of the G20 Environment and Climate Sustainability Working Group in Gandhinagar

Increased Maternal Education In India Linked With Lower Under-Five Deaths: Study

The study published in the journal Health & Place examines the connection between maternal education and children's health in the rural-urban environment of India

World Water Day: 26 Per Cent Of World Lacks Clean Drinking Water, 46 Per Cent Sanitation


In order to reach UN goals to guarantee that everyone has access to clean water and sanitation by 2030, a glaring gap still has to be bridged, according to the UN Global Water Development Report 2023

Poshan Pakhwada To Focus On Millets

With the declaration of 2023 as the International Year of Millets, this year the focus of Poshan Pakhwada will be to popularise ‘Shree Anna’ -- the mother of all grains -- as a valuable asset to address malnutrition

Plan to Improve Pregnant Women's Nutrition

Mission Saksham Anganwadi and Poshan 2.0 aim to harness time-tested conventional wisdom in community nutritional practices


Holistic Approach Needed To Realise "One Earth, One Health" Vision: Mandaviya

The global pandemic has demonstrated that no country is immune from adverse developments in any country, and also that our actions impact the health and wellbeing of our eco-system

A Unique Initiative To Lessen The Effects of Climate Change On The Farming Community

The initiative emphasises on carbon sequestration to minimise agricultural greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and eventually limiting the impact of climate change on the farming community

TN Unveils Organic Farming Policy With Focus On Promoting Chemical-Free Agriculture

To provide safe, healthy and environment-friendly food, the Tamil Nadu government has rolled out the organic farming policy towards 'chemical-free organic agriculture' in the state

Gaushalas Can Be Very helpful In Encouraging Organic And Natural Farming: NITI Aayog Report

A report on production and promotion of organic and bio fertilizers with particular emphasis on increasing economic viability of gaushalas" was released by NITI Aayog Task Force

Marketing Millets

As a result of demonstrated crop cultivation techniques and good agricultural practices to FPO farmers, average crop productivity increased by 30-50 percent


Seed Traceability To Enable Farmers Procure Quality Seeds

Taking into account the rising population and the challenge of climate change, Tomar said everyone engaged in the farm sector should be ready to meet the future needs of India and the world


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