At Least $2.1 Bn In New Funds Pledged At COP28, As Foundations Focus On Health And Agriculture

COP 28: The estimated pledges, which do not represent a complete account of philanthropic commitments at COP28, came from a mix of foundations and private companies, with some made in partnership with governments

By PTI 13/12/2023

Over 120 Countries Back Declaration To Prepare Healthcare Systems To Cope With Climate Impacts

COP 28: The climate crisis is a health crisis, but for too long, health has been a footnote in climate discussions, said Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General, World Health Organisation

By Outlook Planet Desk 02/12/2023

For Many Cities Around The World, Bad Air An Inescapable Part Of Life

According to the air quality company IQAir, which compiles data from ground level monitoring stations across the world, nine of the top ten cities in the world with the highest yearly average of fine particulate matter were in Asia last year, including six in...

By Outlook Planet Desk 10/06/2023

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

By PTI 15/03/2023

Air Pollution Caused Nearly 6 mn Pre-Term Births Worldwide: Study

The researchers said that air pollution should now be considered a major driver of infant morbidity and mortality, not just of chronic adult diseases.

By Outlook Planet Desk 30/09/2021