TERI to study impact of climate change on farm sector
September 1, 2019 |
September 1, 2019
The Hindu Business line
TERI is undertaking a study on the impact of climate change and sustainability on the agriculture sector in India and come out with probable solutions to address these.
State finally takes climate change seriously
August 24, 2019 |
August 24, 2019
In October 2017, the Maharashtra Cabinet gave approval to a climate change policy based on an action plan submitted by TERI. The policy had cautioned of adverse impacts of climate change on agriculture, and possible floods and health-related problems.
The geopolitics of climate action
August 5, 2019
| Business Standard
June and July this year have been some of the hottest months in recorded history and 2015-2019 was also the hottest five-year period on record. In India, Delhi recorded a record temperature of 48°C on June 10 this year at Palam and temperatures in excess of 50°C were recorded in Rajasthan. Europe and the United States sweltered in unprecedented heat. The extraordinary heat was accompanied by dramatic ice melt in Greenland, in the Arctic and on European glaciers.
Climate-resilient traditional practices can protect rural livelihood
July 21, 2019 |
July 21, 2019
Imprudent use of water in the agriculture sector, said Dr S K Sarkar, Senior Director, TERI.
UN climate change meet could provide industry a roadmap for low carbon growth
June 25, 2019
| The Indian Express
On the margins of the UN General Assembly in September, the UN Secretary General has convened a summit to discuss plans to address climate change. The UN Secretary General is concerned that the collective climate ambition is low and is keen to launch new initiatives to close the gap between the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) made under the Paris Pact and the goal of climate stabilisation. Nine tracks of discussion are planned at the summit, with the hope of nudging countries to move to an aggressive path of decarbonisation.
Fijian PM receives an internationally recognized award
April 9, 2019 |
April 9, 2019
Prime Minister of Fiji, Mr Voreqe Bainimarama, has received the 2019 Sustainable Development Leadership Award from TERI.