New Delhi, Jan 14 (PTI) Seeking to conserve India's biodiversity, the Environment Ministry today started a two-day national consultation on biodiversity finance initiative.
A new report from Washington, D.C.-based non-profit Forest Trends finds that financing from both the public and private sectors intended to protect forests and their ability to mitigate global warming has indeed been ramping up, but whether or not that trend continues will depend greatly on the ...
NAIROBI, April 27 (Xinhua) -- United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) on Monday called for governments to forge strategic linkages with multilateral agencies and private corporations in order to boost climate financing.
Many policymakers and scientists argue that North-South financial transfers in the order of $100 billion per year will be required to obtain commitments for greenhouse-gas reductions from developing countries and emerging economies, and to help protect poor countries from climate-related risks.
Researchers identified the most underfunded countries globally for nature conservation in a study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) this week.
Budget cuts to the UK environment department Defra have prompted one of the country's biggest conservation charities to call for a fresh way of funding wildlife protection.
KOLKATA: Electronic fence and mobile squad to keep elephants and gaurs off train tracks and forest villages in North Bengal, drive elephants away from human settlements in forest areas of Rupnarayan, Kharagpur, Bankura and Purulia, rescue and transport leopards from North Bengal, install nylon n ...