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8 record(s) found in 'October 2016'

  • India has a great opportunity to develop and implement effective mitigation strategies: TERI

    8 October 2016

    TERI, a premier think tank, today organised a plenary session at its flagship event - the World Sustainable Development Summit - Beyond 2015: People, Planet & Progress (WSDS) - to discuss the many challenges and opportunities for nations within the global effort to address...

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  • India Signs MoU with European Union on Water Cooperation

    7 October 2016

    Hon'ble Minister of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Government of India, Ms. Uma Bharti signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on water resources development and management with HE Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and...

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  • Urban centres of the world are key to achieving SDGs: TERI

    7 October 2016

    Rapid urbanisation in the country will be one of the most dominant trends in the coming years. It is expected that about 40% of the population in 2030 would be urban as against 30% currently. This key discussion took place during the session "Sustainable Development Goals and...

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  • Hon'ble President of India felicitates the Chief Minister of Sikkim at the inauguration of the World Sustainable Development Summit 2016

    6 October 2016

    Hon'ble President of India Mr Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS) 2016, the flagship event of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) - themed as 'Beyond 2015: People, Planet & Progress.'

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  • It's Time for a 'Clean Air Mission' in India, says Climate Task Force

    6 October 2016

    After the Hon'ble President of India Pranab Mukherjee set the tone for the need to raise our climate consciousness and create a society that is mindful of wasteful consumption, and to use resources in moderation during his address at the inauguration of the World Sustainable...

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  • World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS) Puts Onus on National Climate Goals for Success of Paris Agreement

    5 October 2016

    A day after the European Union approved the ratification of the global climate partnership, the World Sustainable Development Summit organised by TERI in New Delhi underlined India’s crucial contribution in the global fight against climate change.

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  • World Sustainable Development Summit: Markets Must Help Find Real Solutions for People Directly Affected by Climate Change

    5 October 2016

    The World Sustainable Development Summit organised by TERI in New Delhi today underscored the need for businesses and the private sector to take the lead in poverty reduction and to ensure the rapid and sustained adoption of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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  • Hon'ble Minister of State for Civil Aviation Kick-Starts #ACT4EARTH Initiative at Delhi Airport

    2 October 2016

    The Hon'ble Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Shri Jayant Sinha, today flagged off the #ACT4EARTH initiative at the Terminal 3 of Delhi's IGI Airport, in order to rally the general public around the goal of energy efficiency.

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