TERI in the News

32 record(s) found in 'June 2007'

  • World Environment Day

    4 June 2007| Deccan Herald

    ITC Foods launched "Sunfeast Hara Banao", a nationwide campaign, created a Guinness Record in 2005 by planting record-breaking 3,00,587 saplings, across 18 villages in the Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh in a record time of 20 minutes. This year the Sunfeast Hara Banao campaign aims to sensitize a large group of young people on climate change and global warming and motivate them towards responsible action. For this Sunfeast has tied-up with TERI, which over the years has been doing research on energy, environment and other sustainability related issues. The campaign would be teaching the children about the causes, impacts and solutions for climate change.

  • TERI to Educate School Children under the "Yamuna Action Plan Phase - 2"

    1 June 2007| PRLOG

    TERI, with support from the Japan Bank for International Cooperation and the Public Works Department (W/S and sanitation department), Government of Haryana, initiated the 'School health and hygiene programme' under the Yamuna Action Plan (Phase 2). This school education programme on health, hygiene, and sanitation was launched in Gurgaon, Sonepat, and Panipat, to bring about greater awareness and create interest and concern for environment, especially the deteriorating River Yamuna.