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Modi’s Melody at Madison and Wisdom at White House

pm-modi-at-madison-square1-1024x786 Super-efficient appliances can also contribute to ‘clean India’ movement. When I came out of United Nations General Assembly Hall on 23rd September…..

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Paris Protocol? Or Do We need People Protocol?

In 1997, I was in cultural capital of Japan-City of Kyoto.Kyoto is also known as an university city. But it has no real linkages with industries or the problem of the climate change.

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Black Snow On White Everest -Climate Apartheid ?

  “A few more whacks of the ice axe in the firm snow, and we stood on top”, stated Sir Edmund Hillary about his final climb

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‘Team Shunya’ is Building Our Future in Paris

26th June 2014, Versaille, Solar City: Just 20 KMs West of Paris  stands a huge icon of French grandeur- a Palace of Versaille.

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May Revolution in South Asia: Yet another Swearing-In needed for Environmental Governance.

May 26, 2014 could well be the new beginning in the history of the relation between India and its South Asian neighbors. Frenzied media across the South Asian continent had never expected

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Impacts, Vulnerability and Risks

Snooze? Hibernate? Migrate? Hide like an Ostrich or simply sit like a Duck?

It is not the strongest species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the ones most responsive to change, it has been said of the theory of Natural Selection.

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American Anti-Climax

My hybrid car, Toyota Prius, for last seven years is emitting nearly 50% less CO2 than average non-hybrid car.

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Resolution Made When Millennium Dawned:

  Where it stands and what next? The world leaders in year 2000, which heralded new millennium, made historic resolution like never before.

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(E)mission (Im)Possible…With(out) UN Platform.

18 November 2013- Super-typhoon Haiyan, after devastating the city in Central Philippines, entered northern Vietnam. At the same time negotiators and country delegates entered Warsaw in Central Poland for nineteenth   annual global meeting of United Nations on Climate Change-in UN jargon the meeting is called Conference of Parties (COP) to United Nations Framework on Climate Change […]

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No Nonsense,cannot be torn and thrown out!

On Sept. 27, when India’s Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh was in futuristic negotiations in Washington DC with President Obama, something unusual occurred in New Delhi.

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ARTICLES

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OLDEST CIVILIZATION WITH YOUNGEST POPULATION

    INDIA’S ASSETS FOR THE SUSTAINABLE WORLD: I wrote for the special issue of ‘Vanara

INTERVIEWS

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Dr. Newman of NASA interviewed by Rajendra Shende, TERRE on Status of Ozone Layer

Dr. Paul Newman, Chief Scientist for Atmospheric Sciences Earth Sciences Division of NASA’s Goddar

PROJECTS

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Javadekar finally makes it to London Film Festival of TERRE

TERRE and Sanskriti organized Environmental Film Festival. Interesting article by Prasun Sonwalkar o

SPEECHES

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90 million life-forms inhabit our planet,humans are just one of them.

18,788 species out of 52,017, so far assessed by IUCN, are threatened with extinction. Achim Steiner

NEWS & EVENTS

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United Nations Pipe-Dreams -Climate Change and Biodiversity

  Is a Global Climate Treaty Only a Pipe Dream? UN Secretary General wakes up the global leader