26 May 2020
| Ms Rita Pandey
India's economic recovery post the COVID-19 crisis should use fiscal instruments to create an inclusive and green economy that also helps India achieve the global sustainable development goals (SDGs)
26 May 2020
The paper looks at enhancing the role of women in agriculture and allied activities and providing institutional support
17 May 2020
The urban transportation landscape is likely to undergo significant changes due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. Increased risks associated with crowded places combined with social distancing measures in public and shared transport are likely to affect modal choices of commuters. Urban freight needs may also alter with the change in the use of e-services. To assess the likely nature of such a shift, an online survey was conducted, which was designed to elicit the perceptions of respondents related to work trips, online grocery shopping, and food delivery pre and post COVID-19.
13 May 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has not only proved to be disruptive, but has also brought to fore the shortcomings of the world in managing crises of such scale and magnitude. While the nature and extent of the all-round impacts of the COVID-19 crisis are yet to be seen, for businesses, a paradigm shift in thoughts and actions will be of paramount importance and key to ensuring business continuity and long-term sustainability. Today, more than every, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) hold greater significance and relevance to enhance and accelerate business action on sustainability to ensure a secure and sustainable future for all.
01 May 2020
| Ms Ritu Ahuja
As a step ahead in India’s climate discourse, what lies next is the development and enabling of a long-term strategy to drive enhanced climate action. As a first step in this direction, TERI has developed a guiding document on framing India’s Long-Term Strategy (LTS). The framework encapsulates the urgent need and benefit of developing an LTS, other than the voluntary commitment under Article 4.19 of the Paris Agreement. With this backdrop, it charts out the most essential pillars that will enable the development and implementation of a strong long-term strategy, the interdependencies in their roles, and key decisions to be taken under each pillar.
23 Mar 2020
| Mr R K Sinha
02 Mar 2020
21 Feb 2020
As per TERI's analysis, of the total environmental pollution in 2016, the power sector reportedly accounted for 51% of sulphur dioxide (SO2), 43% of carbon dioxide (CO2), 20% of oxides of nitrogen (NOx), and 7% of PM2.5 emissions.