World Day of Remembrance 2022 - Tamil Nadu's march towards Vision Zero

Mon, 21/11/2022 - 17:04
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To remember the many precious lives killed and injured in Tamil Nadu's roads and to commend the efforts taken by the state consistently to promote road safety, we at CAG are organising an event titled “Tamil Nadu’s MARCH towards Vision ZERO”, in collaboration with the School of Excellence in Law and Greater Chennai Traffic Police on 22nd November 2022. Come join us and express your solidarity in creating safer roads for all.

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World Day of Remembrance 2022

Sun, 20/11/2022 - 17:08
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#RoadCrashes impact families - financially compromising quality of life causing time poverty for women etc. With this year's theme being #Justice it's important to practice road discipline, create a just post-crash care system to reduce deaths & severe injuries.  #WDoR2022 #RememberSupportAct

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COP27: Stand and Deliver

Sat, 19/11/2022 - 16:04
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As #COP27 is nearing completion, there seems to be a "breakdown in trust" between global north & south to deliver a deal that can save the world as negotiators remain divided on a number of significant issues. Antonio Guterres urges nations to "stand and deliver".

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Climate Change - Impact on mountain landscapes

Thu, 17/11/2022 - 13:01
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A paper published in PeerJ Publishing by Wits University finds that changing weather patterns cause mountain glaciers to melt threatening water supply, especially in dry continental areas of Asia, North America, South America & Europe. #ClimateChange #WaterCrisis #ActNow

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Vanathi Balasundaram

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Vanathi is a researcher in the Electricity Governance team. Her educational background includes a BTech in Agricultural Information Technology and a PG Diploma in Environment & Sustainable Development. Driven by her interest in the field of environmental psychology, she is currently doing her masters in psychology. Her hobbies include nature photography and videography, and creative writing. 

Email: vanathi.balasundaram@cag.org.in

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Researcher - Electricity Governance

MTC Concessions: Students bus pass

Tue, 15/11/2022 - 16:00
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MTC provides upto 100% travel concession for #students. Ensuring accessible & affordable mobility for students is a much needed support that governments must provide. The student pass also removes the hassle of carrying change or buying tickets.

#PublicTransport #Sustainability #OneCityforAll

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World Diabetes Day 2022

Mon, 14/11/2022 - 14:27
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'Cheap calories' from processed foods is one of the drivers of an Indian #diabetes epidemic among children in #India with a 2021 study finding that 12.3% of Indian children (10-19 years)  were found to be either diabetic or pre-diabetic. The disease cuts across socio-economic boundaries with the easy availability of junk foods. Teaching children to stay away from unhealthy foods is not possible without #warninglabels. #WorldDiabetesDay #FoodLabelSavesLives

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