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‘Adobe Youth Voices’ gives voice to underprivileged youth

Feb 21, 2013 10:00 AM AYV is a partnership between the Adobe Foundation and The American India Foundation (AIF) and empowers youth to comment on their world using multimedia and digital tools.

CSE’s national conference on food safety and environmental toxins kicks off

Feb 20, 2013 06:10 PM Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) kicked of its two-day conference on food safety and environmental toxins today in New Delhi.
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India to host summit on child survival and development

Feb 05, 2013 12:41 AM Organized in partnership with UNICEF and USAID, the Summit is a critical platform that will strategically engage over 200 delegates including, nearly 60 national and international experts, key policy makers, planners and implementers from the health sector representing all states of India, representatives and heads of UN and development agencies, global health experts and practitioners, Civil society members and private sector, to discuss and debate on Child Survival and Development in India.
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TERI calls for greater investments in ‘smart’ technologies to boost green growth

Jan 09, 2013 04:19 PM The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), in association with National Instruments India, hosts the ‘Smart Design Technology for Clean Energy Applications Conference 2013’ to promote clean energy and smart system designs aimed at reducing emissions.

The Imperial organises a workshop on women safety

Jan 08, 2013 04:09 PM With an undoubted need for the security of women in the existing social scenario, The Imperial with Delhi Police has initiated an exclusive workshop for the period of two hours every day from January 2-17, 2012, to train women associates simple and radical measures to ensure their safety in 2013 and beyond.

Galaxy of eminent speakers and Heads of state to attend DSDS 2013

Dec 21, 2012 04:08 PM The 13th annual Delhi Sustainable Development Summit is slated to be held from January 31-February 02, 2013 in New Delhi.

Another Indian in Harvard Business School Hall of Fame

Dec 19, 2012 04:24 PM Competitiveness Hall of Fame Award is recognition of Amit Kapoor’s contribution to the study of the concepts of competitiveness globally.
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‘Make affordable housing a priority in urban planning’

Dec 17, 2012 07:15 PM NAREDCO’s annual two-day convention on sustainable housing for masses highlighted the need of making affordable housing a priority in urban planning.
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Volunteering is the future of development in India

Dec 07, 2012 06:35 PM At an event held by VSO India, the message sent out was the merits of volunteering in a developing country like India and how it is the future of development.

CSE-MoEF side event at CoP 18 Doha

Dec 06, 2012 04:33 PM India should walk out of the Doha negotiations if equity is not made a part of the deal, says Sunita Narain in Doha. Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) and Ministry of Environment and Forests jointly organise a side event at CoP18 in Doha.

BASIX celebrates livelihood promotion and protection in Rural India

Nov 26, 2012 06:43 PM BASIX Group, celebrated a decade of association with Aviva Life Insurance and Royal Sundaram Alliance General Insurance (RSA) for microinsurance.
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Climate change is now reality: Greenpeace

Nov 26, 2012 06:27 PM As governments meet for climate talks in Doha, Greenpeace warned on Monday that they must wake up to the reality that climate change is already gripping the planet and take urgent action to avoid catastrophic global warming.
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Greenpeace launches the new version of energy revolution for India

Nov 16, 2012 05:25 PM Greenpeace today launched the second version of the Indian Energy [R]evolution1 - a roadmap to secure India’s growing energy needs without having to depend on the depleting and polluting fossil fuels.

Awareness and community engagement key to RSBY’s success

Nov 12, 2012 01:02 PM The success of the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) depends largely on reaching out to the poorest communities and beneficiaries through dedicated awareness and sensitisation campaigns, said Anil Swarup, Director General, Labour Welfare Bureau while opening a regional sharing workshop in Bihar, India.

Insulin guidelines on injection techniques launched in India

Nov 08, 2012 05:50 PM The first Indian clinical recommendations for best practices in insulin injection techniques, Forum for Injection Techniques (FIT India) guidelines were launched in association with BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), a leading global medical technology company.

UK graduates to bring new skills to India

Nov 08, 2012 01:13 PM UK-India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) Work Placement Programme will give UK graduates an insight into India’s burgeoning business world at a time when many UK businesses are trying to gain a foothold in the region.

India encourages value education among students

Nov 01, 2012 07:07 PM Taking leads from the Union Minister for Human Resource Development, M M Pallam Raju’s wish to inculcate moral education in the curriculum, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) launched an innovative Values Education kit in New Delhi.

Shifting goalposts – new mantra of governance

Oct 26, 2012 06:25 PM Governance in India has become synonymous with flouting and twisting of rules, and shifting of goalposts to suit one’s vested interests.

German foundation helps visually impaired girls to pursue higher education

Oct 25, 2012 06:12 PM Germany-based Marga Schulze Foundation is assisting visually impaired girls in Africa and Asia to pursue higher education through a merit scholarship scheme.
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Smart Grid VC funding shows signs of life with $238 mn in Q3

Oct 25, 2012 03:55 PM Smart Grid VC funding shows signs of life with $238 mn in Q3 Mercom Capital Group, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and mergers and acquisition (M&A) activity for the smart grid sector during the third quarter of 2012.

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