Humanity has been receiving the wake up calls for long to warn about bio-diversity losses and depletion of the natural resources. The first global alarm came in 1972 STOCKHOLM CONFERENCE-The UN Conference on the Human Environment was held in Sweden, 40 years back . This wake up call was followed by Energy crisis that was closely connected with the finite fossil f. uel resources. But the world snoozed.
I gave a key note address at premier Institute of Science in Satara, Maharashtra, India at the national seminar on “Recent Trends in Botany’ In Jan 2013.