Introduction By bringing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into effect in January 2016, the United Nations along with the support of all the member countries made a decisive commitment to sustainable development and green growth in the world. SDGs comprise of 17 goals, framed on the success of Millennium Development Goals[i]. SDGs replaced the MDGs, […]Read More RELEVANCE OF GREEN GROWTH IN ACHIEVING SDG TARGETS OF INDIA
Technological interventions today require a huge amount of funds and investments. This is especially true in the case of interventions in the sustainable development sector. Due to high perceived risk in the market, renewable energy and other innovations in the environmental field do not receive as much interest or amounts in terms of investments from […]Read More Solar Village Search Engine: Search for a brighter tomorrow
AKVO AWGs have been a revelation in how water is tapped for drinking purposes in our country. However, the journey has not been smooth and is by no means over. Mr. Bagga, the main man behind this organization and idea, is continuously working tirelessly to realize his dream of providing water to the people of […]Read More From the founder: AKVO and it’s journey so far…
Constructed in three phases, the Leaning Tower of Pisa is definitely the most well-known architectural maverick and one of the great wonders of the medieval world. And this wonder, does perfect justice to its name. IT ACTUALLY IS LEANING. Construction of the Leaning Tower of Pisa occurred in three phases, spanning nearly two whole centuries […]Read More WHY IS THE LEANING TOWER OF PISA LEANING?
From Eco-Intelligent, a very happy Earth Day to all of you!Read More Earth Day 2018: Plant a sapling and be a part of this Earth
Today, I spent some time with my soul… Flashback-Read More Food for the soul
Ecosystems are hopelessly complicated. The sheer number of variables influencing any single ecosystem process is staggering; each one has a distinct role to play in that process. Remove one, and the whole thing changes. Now when you think about all the ecosystem processes, happening in an around every single organism in the world, you can […]Read More Cybernetics: Are we learning more by simplifying nature?
For a long time, science was pursued in it’s purest form. If you are a physicist, you would restrict yourself to the realm of tiny particles and abstract concepts (or that’s what it seemed like for most part of my childhood). Similarly, biologists would stick to the fields of medicine and/or studying life forms. Chemists […]Read More Making a mixture: Importance of inter-disciplinary work for the future
The pollution crisis continues to be big problem in New Delhi. The focus has shifted slightly after the government released a bombshell announcement to curb black money, but we shouldn’t forget our air quite so easily. Even though the pollution levels outside are ridiculously high, you can control the pollution levels at home. Keeping your […]Read More 5 ways to protect your homes from the air pollution
This entire blog seeks to answer this question. In this post, I would like to distill this down to 3 key reasons as to why we have to, yes have to, conserve and restore nature and all it’s ecosystems.Read More Why should we conserve and restore the natural world?