Posts Tagged ‘climate change’

Emerging ripples in the environmental think-tank.

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Jul 25, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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New York Times  spoke with Mr. Gore about what went through his mind when Mr. Trump made announcement of divorce  from Paris Climate Agreement.click this

Laboratory for Smart Cities: Indian experiment going global

Jul 20, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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  “For the past decade, Facebook has focused on connecting friends and families,” 33-year-old, self-made, fifth richest man of the world Marc Zuckerberg, wrote

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.

Obituary : Genetically UnModified Environment Minister

May 20, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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‘Walking away from the decision-making could be the hardest but it could also be the best decision’, says a wise fable. Anil Madhav Dave, India’s Minister of Environment surely faced such predicament . His fate took decision for him

Now is the time to hedge climate change: Breaking News is now about Breaking Away of Largest Iceberg

May 12, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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The real ‘breaking news’ of this century is ‘breaking away of  Antarctica’s fourth largest ice shelf Larsen C from its mother continent . Exceptionally high temperatures are a major cause of this fracture.

First Ever Article in ‘Science’ Magazine by any US President just 10 days before Retiring

Mar 15, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

The irreversible momentum of clean energy. Former President Obama writes on Decoupling Economic Growth and Carbon emissions . It has 23 citations and 4 contributors. “The latest science and economics provide a helpful guide for what the future may bring, in many cases independent of near-term policy choices’ , he writes.

Climate Change and Regime Change- Will Trump Deploy Disruptive Change?

Jan 07, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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It is ironic that Europe and USA  have to go through their own ‘regime change’ while pursuing their  dogmatic regime change policy to spread democracy in the Middle East and elsewhere. Tunisian street fruit vendor Mohamed Bouazizi ignited the spark six years back that has transformed the world.

Walking the SDGs Talk by Not Forgetting Lessons from MDGs: Smart Campus Cloud Network

Jan 04, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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Not to miss the 15 years-long lesson learnt! MDGs ( 2000-2015) did not percolate to the youth studying in Universities. TERRE now reaching out to universities in innovative way to complete that unfinished agenda through  SDGs ( 2015-2030).

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.

Moonset in West and Sunrise in East : UN Secretary General’s Final Interview

Dec 28, 2016 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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UN SG Ban Ki-Moon had ten years and one second more at the helm of United Nations! That additional time (!)  did not help him to change his image. He said in final interview , ‘he has open mind’ . Trump too said the same.Like Trump he too has political ambition.