While millions of people starve everyday across the world , at least one third of all the food produced gets wasted in the supply chain process. This is such a shame and stopping this wastage can be one of the key aspects of moving towards sustainability.
To create awareness about this major issue , UNEP has launched its “THINK-EAT-SAVE. REDUCE YOUR FOODPRINT” campaign.
To mark the First Universal Session of UNEP’s Governing Council , it hosted a zero waste…Continue
It was a momentous occasion when I was elected as one of the Global Coordinators of UNEP's Major Groups for Children and Youth. I took charge of my new position as the Global Coordinator during the Annual Meeting of the Major Groups Facilitating Committee.
In my role, I will seek for greater engagement and cooperation of my major group and stakeholders with UNEP thereby ensuring that we have a say in planning , policy making and implementation. The road to sustainable development…Continue
The CITES wildlife summit is ongoing in Bangkok from 3rd to the 14th of March. CITES which is the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora is an international agreement between governments which aims to ensure survival of species by preventing their decimation or extinction by regulating international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants .
Ivory trade is one of the major causes for concern as the demand…Continue
The World Future Energy Summit 2013 was a much bigger event than the one held a year earlier.
The opening ceremony of WFES2013 saw eminent speakers such as the French President , the Argentinian President and Queen Rania of Jordan who all spoke eloquently on the theme.
The venue also hosted the International Water Summit which , too , I attended. Several workshops on alternate energy were organized to showcase the technological advancements in this…Continue