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Detailed News Articles: 27 June 2019

1. Govt. to start Jal Shakti Abhiyan for 255 water-stressed districts from July 1 The Centre is set to initiate the Jal Shakti Abhiyan to ramp up rainwater harvesting and conservation efforts in 255 water-stressed districts, in line with the government’s promise to focus on water. Details: The Jal Shakti Abhiyan would aim to accelerate water… Continue reading Detailed News Articles: 27 June 2019

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Living Planet Report 2018: by WWF

CHAPTER 1- WHY BIODIVERSITY MATTERS? The importance of nature in our lives Humans have evolved, grown and thrived, in nature. Modern human society needs the resources of nature to thrive. Perception that nature is ‘nice to have’ and its protection is secondary to the more important tasks of increasing economic growth, creating jobs, enhancing the… Continue reading Living Planet Report 2018: by WWF