Agriculture Biodiversity

Project Green Agriculture – Synergising Biodiversity Conservation and Agriculture Production

The project titled “Transforming Indian Agriculture for Global Environmental Benefit and Conservation of Critical Agricultural and Forest Biodiversity in Different Landscape” is funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF), a multilateral funding mechanism, partnering with Government of India (MoAFW and MoEFCC) and FAO as the GEF agency. With a budget of USD 37 million, the […]

earth day pledge
Biodiversity Environment

This Earth Day what you will pledge?

Earth Day was instrumental in setting up of USEPA – Environmental Protection Agency which took measures to prevent degradation of environment. This movement has gained significance due to the complexity and consequences of problem we are facing-Climate Change. Large Scale Deforestation, unscrupulous burning of fossil fuels, usage of chemicals with high ODP – Ozone Depleting Potential, huge emission of Green House Gases, unsustainable use of natural resources have led to severe environmental degradation affecting a wide range of organisms.