Articles

Articles by Dr Yogesh Gokhale

Dr Yogesh Gokhale

Biodiversity and natural resources at large are caught in a dichotomy of 'preserve or perish' way of decision-making mechanism. Even today in India, 400 million people are dependent on the ecosystem for their basic needs, a reason why the...

Dr Yogesh Gokhale

Year 2016 has been welcomed by the odd-even number policy for private cars in Delhi NCR. The decision has given rise to both optimism and skepticism among citizens.

A number of questions are being asked about the actual contribution of...

Dr Yogesh Gokhale

In the light of the developmental aspirations and needs of the people, a question needs to be asked: how long will people value the forest ecosystems in Mizoram? The possible answer to this question is embedded in the implementation of two...

Dr Yogesh Gokhale

In Pune, the beautiful road leading to the historical Sinhagad Fort was once fully covered by huge Vad (Ficus benghalensis) trees. As the city began to expand, this peri-urban area became one of the first hotspots for developing cheap urban...

Dr Yogesh Gokhale

The time for celebration of the International Day for Biodiversity, which falls on May 22, has come once again. On May 22, 1992, the work on the agreed text of Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) was culminated at Nairobi. However, in ...

Archives