Labels help us make healthy food choices. Read more at https://bit.ly/3hginQ2 We demand effective front of pack labels in India that will alert the consumer to foods that are high in fat, salt and sugar.
#Transfat #StayHealthy #nojunkfood_stayhealthy
Shouldn't we be safe walking down the road? Demand lower speed limits. Sign this petition & share widely: http://bit.ly/love30kmph
#roadsafety #saferoadsindia #love30 #streetsforlife
There is something hopeful and inspirational about summer. It is that time of the year when nature is at its bountiful best with flowers blooming, birds singing, bees buzzing and the environment in general is more vibrant and colourful. However, climate change is threatening to take away from us everything that we have come to love.
"We are ravaging the very ecosystems that provide us with the food, water and resources we need to survive. The Earth is resilient, but she needs our help”
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
Across the world people are coming to realise that roads, especially in our cities, should not be about the metal monstrosities that we call vehicles, but should be about people. That people use these spaces, which are public spaces, for a variety of purposes - from the obvious one of mobility to livelihood to recreation. Yet all our planning, our laws on roads and transport is focussed on the inanimate, polluting vehicles.
Have you ever spent your summer afternoons at home feeling the heat or wondering why your air conditioning is taking too long to kick in?
Well, here is a simple solution that can save us from feeling the heat indoors whilst also making energy and cost savings. - Insulation of walls!
Globally, unhealthy diets are the main reason for the increase in non-communicable diseases (NCDs) like cardiovascular disease, obesity, diabetes and the like, resulting in innumerable deaths year after year. Varieties of processed and ultra-processed foods, which contain trans fats, high salt, sugar, saturated fats, and refined carbohydrates, are available in the market making it hard for consumers to identify and select the ones that are nutritious.
Act NOW or India may lose 3-10% GDP annually by 2100 due to climate change! This edition of St(o)ppwatch brings you news on companies’ 'net-zero' claims that they use to carry on polluting, the importance of women in renewable energy and much more
Inhaling #Smog & #Soot that are emitted from the combustion of #Fossilfuels through vehicles, factories, power plants, incinerators, engines etc. can cause serious health hazards. #KnowYourAir #ClimateCrisis #RightToCleanAir