Opportunity for Make in India

27 Apr 2020 |
Mr Ajay Shankar
| Business Standard

India can make the most of the opportunity presented by the groundswell of emotion against China for its disinformation about coronavirus, says Mr Ajay Shankar, Distinguished Fellow, TERI.

Used Needles, Masks, Plastic: Why India Will Need Smart Strategies to Manage Waste in Post-Covid19 World

24 Apr 2020 |
Dr Suneel Pandey
Mr Sourabh Manuja
| New18

In future, waste management system in India would require more mechanisation and automation to reduce human contact say Dr Suneel Pandey, Director & Senior Fellow, Environment and Waste Management Division, TERI and Mr Sourabh Manuja, Fellow, Environment and Waste Management Division, TERI.

Blue skies and brown earth

24 Apr 2020 |
Mr S Sundar
| Business Standard

It has taken a virus, Covid-19, to teach us that a sustainable transport system can and must be developed, says Mr S Sundar, Distinguished Fellow Emeritus, Transport and Urban Governance Division, TERI.

COVID-19 lockdown: Positive consequences for air quality

20 Apr 2020 |
Ms Meena Sehgal
| ETEnergyworld

From an epidemiological perspective, the lockdown provides a real-world scenario of the benefits of implementing drastic measures to mitigate some of the sources of man-made pollution, says Dr Meena Sehgal, Senior Fellow, Environment & Waste Management, TERI

Kovid-19 has exposed the reality of health capabilities and mismanagement of information

17 Apr 2020 |
Mr Ajay Shankar
| The Print

Additional healthcare capabilities will have to be built around the world. Managing communication and information will be a major challenge, say Mr Ajay Shankar, Distinguished Fellow and Ms TCA Avni, Research Associate, TERI.

COVID-19 | Measures to bring the trucking sector back on the road

16 Apr 2020 |
Mr Sharif Qamar
| Money Control

When compared to the government-backed rail transport or corporate-backed aviation sector, the trucking industry is at the forefront of the financial crisis unravelling due to COVID-19, says Mr Sharif Qamar, Associate Fellow, Transport & Urban Governance Division, TERI.

Self-Help Groups rise to Covid challenge

14 Apr 2020 |
Ms Preeti Madan
| The Tribune

The responsiveness demonstrated by SHGs during the Covid-19 crisis at the community level is commendable, says Ms Preeti Madan, Distinguished Fellow, TERI

Measures for a swift economic recovery

10 Apr 2020 |
Mr Ajay Shankar
| The Financial Express

Market sentiment is down. Unless government steps in to generate demand rapidly in the post lockdown period, the economic recovery is likely to be feeble, says Mr Ajay Shankar, Distinguished Fellow, TERI

Can our waste management systems handle the covid-19 pandemic?

09 Apr 2020 |
Mr Sourabh Manuja
| Mint

The virus can survive for days on surfaces and so there is an urgent need for the country to get its act together on hazardous waste, says Mr Sourabh Manuja, Fellow, Environment & Waste Management, TERI.

Laws of motion: New travel safety norms needed when COVID-19 lockdown ends

08 Apr 2020 |
Mr Shri Prakash
Mr Aravind Harikumar
| News18

Before the resumption of mass transit services in particular, adequate precautionary measures would have to be taken to minimise the spread of the pandemic, say Mr Shri Prakash, Distinguished Fellow and Aravind Harikumar, Research Associate, Transport & Urban Governance Division, TERI.