Over sixty years ago, the Green Revolution in wheat was launched from Mexico with the development of new high-yielding varieties at CIMMYT. Today, Madame President, the word Sonora still resonates in my country. Read more
To promote equitable, sustainable development
First animated climate spiral showing the warming of India Annual mean temperature in India has increased by 1.2 degrees C since the beginning of the 20th century. 2016 was second warmest year on record with temperature of 1.26 degrees C higher than Winters (Jan-Feb) of 2017 was hottest in recorded history with temperature of 2.95 degrees higher than the baseline.
A year of impasse No one quite expects Cancun to yield any legally-binding agreement amidst fractured geopolitical mandates and domestic constraints. At best, it can pave the way for CoP 2011 in South Africa Read more
Copenhagen climate talks were indeed historic. For their failure. In Bali in 2007, negotiators laid out the roadmap for a deal and gave themselves two years. The formula was simple and ethical: rich countries would cut emissions by 40 per cent below 1990 levels, by 2020, and put new money on the table. In exchange, emerging economies would join the effort, reducing emissions growth at home enabled by finance and technology from industrialized countries Read more
OZONE POLLUTION HTTING A PEAK EVERY SUMMER IN DELHI-NCR, says Centre for Science and Environment
Date: December 16, 2016 Time: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Venue: Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi 110003 Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) invites journalists working in India to attend its one-day briefing workshop -- Food Talk -- on the subject of food product labelling, claims and advertisements.
Souparno Banerjee Programme Director 0091- 9910864339 email@example.com Hemanth Subramanian Programme Manager 011- 4061 6000 (Ext - 282) firstname.lastname@example.org Parul Tewari Senior Research Associate 011-24642360 email@example.com
CSE is happy to reannounce this fellowship for Indian journalists due to popular demand. The dates of receiving finished applications and fellowship period have been accordingly revised.
Venue: Amaltas Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi Dates: November 16-17, 2015 Come winters, and the air pollution bug in our cities acquires gigantic proportions every year. Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has been at the forefront of a campaign to sensitise citizens and lawmakers about this (see our backgrounder at http://www.downtoearth.org.in/) and how it impacts our health.