Climate change, agriculture, and sustainable development

Climate change has always been a prevalent phenomenon. Ice Ages testify for the existence of cyclic climate change. These climatic variations have steered extreme weather conditions globally. Climate change has a drastic effect on agriculture through increasing temperatures, varying precipitation patterns, loss of diversity, etc. The pressing need for sustainable agricultural developments is being recognized and its foundations have been laid down in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

World Environment Day: 2021

In 1987, the UN decided to rotate the host country for the celebrations of this day. Pakistan will act as the global host of the day in 2021 in collaboration with the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). The theme for this year is ‘Reimagine. Recreate. Restore’, as 2021 marks the beginning of the United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. The decade starting from 2021 to 2030 will mark the goal to reach sustainable development as a practice for man to co-exist with nature.

Real Estate and Environmental Issues

By- Nazneen Zafar !! Real estate is a modern term for land and anything that is permanently affixed to it. It is basically comprised of land, buildings as well as the natural resources including flora, fauna and minerals. The real estate sector has huge scope in India as it is one of the fastest developing countriesContinue reading “Real Estate and Environmental Issues”

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN INDIA

By- Aprajita Tiwari !! Over the years, the Corporate Social Responsibility, has picked up the pace rapidly, despite of being a new concept. The main idea behind CSR is that the objective of a company is not only to make profits, but also to fulfill a social obligation through ethical behavior and contribution to sustainable economicContinue reading “CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN INDIA”

The Evolution of Global Environmentalism

Authors:  Mohd Imran (AMU Murshidabad Centre) Shivangi Shukla (Amity University Campus, Lucknow) Published by: Lex Terra, Centre for Environmental Law Advocacy and Research, NLU Assam (ISSUE 17, ISSN: 2455 0965) Introduction Environment is the wellspring of life on earth like water, air, soil, and so on, and decides the nearness, advancement and change of humankind andContinue reading “The Evolution of Global Environmentalism”