NEWS & EVENTS

Emerging ripples in the environmental think-tank.

TERRE joins hands with International Youth Committee: Campus Cloud

Nov 10, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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TERRE Policy Centre and The International Youth Committee (IYC) join hands for skill building initiative for youth of the world through transforming their campuses to Smart Campuses. 

Record Breaking 66 Million trees planted in 12 hours. We contributed. With positive hope of their survival.

Aug 02, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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Monsoon in India brings in not only rains but also flood of enthusiasm among students and the adults to plant trees.  Now there is more realisation that , this enthusiasm needs to be supplemented by ensuring their growth. Newsle terre vol-8-issue-august-2017 from TERRE Policy Centre

Jul 10, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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Fast Humans endanger Slow Sea Turtles.1 in 1000 reach adulthood. Climate change is not only about global warming. Nor it is only about sea level rise. It is also about extinction of species.

IOT: the New Cool: Campuses get a gateway through Smart Campus Cloud Network

May 15, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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Internet of Things that matters for campus from SCCN TERRE Policy Centre

Open an Saving Account in ‘ Oxygen Bank’- you may need loan from it in future.

Mar 05, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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“Everyone should create his or her  own  Oxygen Bank by planting trees”, said Hon. Mr. Prakash Javadekar, India’s Minister of Human Resource Development at Green Olympiad Award Ceremony . Read NewsleTERRE

Environmental Literacy and Youth as Change Agent : Year in Review -TERRE

Jan 01, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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We can achieve sustainable livelihood only through educating children and women.Environment literacy is the most important, said Prakash Javadekar, Indian Minister of Human Resource Development.

Rajendra Shende now Senior Expert of UNEP TEAP Panel

Nov 01, 2016 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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More than 190 countries by a decision appointed Rajendra Shende, as UNEP’s Senior Expert to Technology and Economic Assessment Panel ( TEAP).  Newsle terre vol-11-issue-november-2016 from TERRE Policy Centre

Did China use it for South China Islands-Plastics in Ocean.

Sep 12, 2016 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urged young people that nothing is ‘far-off any more in oceans’ when it comes to throwing plastics. And one day, all those plastics, may come back to us directly or indirectly. Newsle terre vol-9-issue-september-2016.pdf.pdf from TERRE Policy Centre

First Ever State in the World Becomes Fully Organic

Jul 25, 2016 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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In 2015, Sikkim fully implemented organic farming statewide, becoming India’s first “organic state”. The import of agrochemicals in banned. Possession of such chemicals is punished by law! 

Universal Membership of UNEA, Yes! But Universal Action?

Jun 10, 2016 | Author: Rajendra Shende

UNEP and now UNEA-what has changed? Yes,UNEA has universal membership. After all it is not only 193 governments that should act on these alarms,but 7.3 billions of us. May be UNEA needs to have 7.3 billion member-representatives? Newsle terre vol-6-issue-june-2016 from TERRE Policy Centre