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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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Nagaland's Chief Minister launches biodiversity management project

By : Sustainability ..., May 3, 2019

Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio launched the Biodiversity and community conserved area management project in the presence of German delegation headed by the Chargé d’affaires Dr. Jasper Wieck in...

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Sustainability Outlook partners with CII for 8th edition of the GreenCo Summit 2019

By : Sustainability ..., May 2, 2019

CII’s GreenCo Rating System equipping Indian industry gain the competitive advantage

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Rural revitalisation key to eco growth, says 2019 Global Food Policy Report; 821 mn malnourished worldwide

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 29, 2019

Despite strong economic growth in 2018, undernourishment rose for the third year in a row, with 821 million people in the world now facing chronic food deprivation, says 2019 Global Food Policy...

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India pilots resolutions on Single-use Plastics and Sustainable Nitrogen management at 4th UNEA

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 18, 2019

In a significant first, India piloted resolutions on two important global environment issues relating to Single-use Plastics and Sustainable Nitrogen management at the fourth session of United...

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UN calls for urgent rethink as resource use skyrockets

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 13, 2019

Rapid growth in extraction of materials is the chief culprit in climate change and biodiversity loss – a challenge that will only worsen unless the world urgently undertakes a systemic reform of...

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Sustainability for a circular economy: Walmart exec reveals firm’s environmental priorities

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 11, 2019

Retailer Walmart has been talking up its sustainability efforts, targeting what the company deems a ‘more circular economy’....

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Wind farm 'predator' effect hits ecosystems: study by Indian Institute of Science

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 6, 2018

Wind farms act as a top "predator" in some ecosystems, harming birds at the top of the food chain and triggering a knock-on effect overlooked by green energy advocates, scientists said Monday....

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Central government gives ex-post facto nod to BRICS nations' pact on environmental cooperation

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 25, 2018

The Centre Wednesday gave its ex-post facto approval to a pact signed among BRICS nations on environmental cooperation, a move which is expected to bring in latest technologies and best...

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Assam's Majuli all set to become India's first carbon neutral district: Sonowal

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 23, 2017

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched initiatives to develop Majuli, world biggest river island, as India"s first carbon neutral district and as a biodiversity heritage....

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