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Environment Watch- India: Climate Change Impacts !!! -Snapshot

2017-02-14T01:22:59+00:00

Extreme Heat What we know India is already experiencing a warming climate. What could happen Unusual and unprecedented spells of hot weather are expected to occur far more frequently and cover much larger areas. Under 4°C warming, the west coast and southern India are projected to shift to new, high-temperature climatic regimes with significant impacts on agriculture. What can be done With built-up urban areas rapidly becoming “heat-islands”, urban planners will need to adopt measures to counteract this effect. […]

Environment Watch- India: Climate Change Impacts !!! -Snapshot2017-02-14T01:22:59+00:00

Daily Current Events – 22,23rd and 24 Sep 2016

2016-09-28T22:31:44+00:00

One-third of total maternal deaths in 2015 happened in India: Report The latest Lancet series on maternal health reveals that nearly one quarter of babies worldwide are still delivered in the absence of a skilled birth attendant. Further, one-third of the total maternal deaths in 2015 happened in India, where 45,000 mothers died during pregnancy or childbirth while Nigeria shouldered the maximum burden of 58,000 maternal deaths. […]

Daily Current Events – 22,23rd and 24 Sep 20162016-09-28T22:31:44+00:00