A recent study ‘Impact of large-scale, government legislated and funded organic farming training on pesticide use in Andhra Pradesh, India: a cross-sectional study’ assessed the impact of the Andhra Pradesh Community Managed Natural Farming (APCNF) programme.
Environment Ministry reports reduction in environmental clearance time from 150 to 90 days
COVID-19 has been spreading fast in rural areas while issues related to its management and the government’s response to the pandemic remain.
Green panel clears Central Vista projects
Government policies usually have multiple objectives such as reducing poverty and inequality, contributing to development, and so on. Most of these policies are influenced by a host of socio-economic factors, the internal political environment, and best practices, among others.
An analysis was done by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) of winter pollution (until January 26, 2021) in India’s five southern states - a vulnerable but poorly monitored region from the air quality perspective.
Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyan had a low impact in making Maharashtra drought free: CAG
NGT bans granting general permissions for groundwater extraction to commercial entities
NGT slams centre over groundwater extraction in dry areas