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Social Media Post: World Day to Combat Desertification & Drought

Mon, 14/06/2021 - 16:57
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One of the primary reason for drought & desertification is human-induced #ClimateChange. The main culprit is fossil fuel industries. While embracing clean energy & restoring the degraded land let us also prevent & halt the misuse of land. #RestorationLandRecovery 

World Environment Day

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A Comprehensive Webinar Report of the Energy Finance Workshop 2021: The Status of Coal Financing in India

Fri, 11/06/2021 - 10:32

In India, coal consumption and production has doubled in the last 15 years. The federal government sees coal as a key driver of economic growth in the coming decades as well. Traditionally, coal mining and coal based power generation have been funded by the public enterprise and operated by the State. The speakers on day one spoke about various topics involving coal financing and they shared their answers to the following questions:

  • How does public financing of coal take place in India and how is it linked to climate change? 
  • What role does international financing institutions play in funding coal in India? 
  • How can the banking sector redeem itself in bringing about “just transition” in the Indian energy sector?
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Social Media Post: Food Safety - Eat Healthy, Fight COVID

Thu, 10/06/2021 - 18:44
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Citizen consumer and civic Action Group (CAG) demands the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) to effectively notify the Front of Package Labels (FoPL) for packed food under the Food Safety and Standards (Labelling and Display) Regulations, 2018.#WorldFoodSafetyDay2021 

Food Safety

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Social Media Post: Food Safety - Front of Package Labeling

Thu, 10/06/2021 - 18:32
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Front of pack labelling and warning symbols can help with the reduction in consumption of high fat, salt and sugar foods which in turn helps in combating non-communicable diseases. These are currently killing over hal a million Indians each year. #WorldFoodSafetyDay2021

 

Food Safety

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Social Media Post: Food Safety - Warning Labels

Thu, 10/06/2021 - 18:20
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Front of pack labels act as warning symbols so that consumers can easily compare and identify healthy products at the point of purchase. This can prevent the huge number of deaths that over consumption of salt, sugar and fat cause in India. #WorldFoodSafetyDay2021 

Food Safety

 

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