OUR BLOG

  • Sabuj Para (8/26/2016) - EnGIO, a nonprofit organisation working in environment and related social sectors, has been organising Serader Sera Nirmol Puja Puroshkar (Greenest of the Green Puja Awards), in collaboration with various government, non government as well as academic institutes since 2007.  The award, recognized nationally and internationally, has catered to the transformation of the character of puja ...
  • Bonn Blog (6/25/2010) - Cities have demanded the center stage in executing climate change programmes and also a meaningful role in climate negotiation, till now they did not have any, during the recently concluded first world congress on cities and adaptation to climate change in Germany. As the thirty second UNFCCC round of climate negotiations has begun in the ...
  • Tree fell nods under scan (5/15/2010) - The state forest department is allowing various agencies to cut trees in and around the city without finding out whether it is necessary, environmentalists have alleged citing recent cases. In February, at least 600 trees were felled in Bishnupur on the southern fringes of the city by CESC for installing “a tower and an electrical ...
  • NRS tree fell defies tender & contract (4/19/2010) - The felling of 30-odd trees for beautification of a pond at NRS Medical College & Hospital was in violation of the conditions laid down in the tender and the agreement with a private contractor. Clause 22 in the tender document released on 10 October, 2009, stated: “No trees in the bank areas of the lake ...
  • Walkout at Copenhagen (12/15/2009) - Copenhagen, Dec. 14: India, China and 128 other countries briefly walked out of the climate change talks here today in protest against the failure of industrialised countries to make firm commitments on greenhouse gas emission cuts in the years beyond 2012. The walkout by the developing countries followed an exchange between Australian and African delegates ...