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World Water Day | Managing challenges for water access to all

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 23, 2020

The launching of a novel scheme under the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) by the Prime Minister in December for ensuring piped water supply to all rural households by 2024, is a welcome step in meeting the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (6.1) for achieving universal and...

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India needs structural reforms to boost growth, policymakers should lead way for climate action: UN report

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 20, 2020

In the face of an economic slowdown, India needs to continue structural reforms necessary to boost growth, said a United Nations report Friday. The UN report ‘World Economic Situation and Prospects 2020 (WESP)’ stated that, “The combination of fiscal stimulus and financial...

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Sustainability Outlook partners with Indus Exposium for the 2nd Global Summit on Waste to Energy and Biofuels

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 19, 2019

After the huge success of its inaugural edition in February 2019 the 2nd Global Summit on Waste to Energy & Biofuels (GSWEB-2020) is back. With a firm focus on advanced conversion...

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Coal Min to set up 'Sustainable Development Cell' to address green concerns

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 16, 2019

The Coal Ministry on Sunday said it will establish 'Sustainable Development Cell' (SDC) for promoting sustainable coal mining in the country and address environmental concerns at closure of mines. The SDC envisages to address environment mitigation measures in a systemic...

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M3M to develop smart city on 165-acre land it bought from Sahara

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 4, 2019

Real estate firm M3M India Pvt Ltd said on Tuesday it will develop a smart city on a large land parcel in National Capital Region (NCR) it had bought from Sahara Group in 2014, for ₹1211 crore. Of the 185 acres M3M had bought from Sahara, the township will come up on 165...

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Sustainability Outlook partners with Center for Responsible Business for the 6th Annual Sustainability Conference

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 18, 2019
The theme this year is “Market Dynamics & Social Dilemmas of Promoting Sustainable Business”


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Asean Summit: Modi says India ready to increase partnerships with Asean

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 5, 2019

Despite stiff domestic opposition against India's involvement in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday (Nov 3) that his country is ready to increase its partnership with Asean in areas of mutual interest....

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India and Germany likely to sign agreement on artificial intelligence

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 31, 2019

Germany and India are likely to sign agreements including a partnership on the use of artificial intelligence in farming during a three-day visit to New Delhi by Chancellor Angela Merkel that begins on Thursday, the German ambassador said. Merkel will be accompanied by...

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India Recognises The Need For Environmentally Sustainable Development Strategy

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 14, 2019

The International Monetary Fund looks at India as a country that recognizes the need for an environmentally sustainable development strategy as the global community gears up for a decisive fight against climate change. “If you look at India in the last generation, India has...

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PM Modi launches Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure at UN Climate Summit

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 25, 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced a global Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI), at the UN Climate Action Summit 2019 held in New York City. The partnership of national governments, UN agencies and programmes, multilateral development banks,...

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