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New research on sustainable agriculture shows why farmers adopt or dismiss nontoxic farming methods

By : Sustainability ..., May 28, 2019

If researchers knew what kept farmers from adopting natural methods to grow healthier plants and vanquish pests, curbing hunger worldwide might be more feasible. That assumption underpins a new...

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Himalayan Cleanup Campaign carried out

By : Sustainability ..., May 27, 2019

The NSS cell of Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) in collaboration with the Integrated Mountain Initiative/ Sustainable Development Forum of Arunachal Pradesh (SDFAP) conducted the ‘Himalayan...

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Experts stress on biodiversity conservation to keep Ganga clean

By : Sustainability ..., May 23, 2019

National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature jointly organised a one day workshop on the occasion of "The International Day for Biological...

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Vice President calls for equitable and people-centred sustainable development

By : Sustainability ..., May 23, 2019

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for achieving sustainable development that is equitable and people-centred and stressed the need for efficient and frugal use of...

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Sand, a global sustainability challenge: UN report

By : Sustainability ..., May 8, 2019

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on Tuesday released a report, Sand and Sustainability: Finding new solutions for environmental governance of global sand resources, that highlights a problem that has largely stayed under the radar: sand consumption globally has...

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Humans driving 1 million animal and plant species to extinction: Report

By : Sustainability ..., May 7, 2019

Nature is declining globally at rates unprecedented in human history and its impact will see extinction of one million out of eight million total estimated number of animal and plant species on...

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First-Ever Global Standard Allows Countries, Companies to Measure Food Loss and Waste

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 7, 2016

A partnership of leading international public and private organizations launched the Food Loss and Waste Accounting and Reporting Standard at the Global Green Growth Forum (3GF) 2016 Summit...

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