One of the most fascinating aspects of India is that the creativity of its people and their innovation skills are changing the dynamics of the global economy
Rising inequality has led to a tendency for under-consumption in the world as a whole, according to UNCTAD
Launch ‘Mission 4%’ to achieve a new low and stable normal for trend inflation
Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) evolved as a response to the problems arising from the rapid development of surface transportation
Russia’s recent diplomatic mess in India happened because the bilateral relationship has hardly gone beyond defence
The central banks’ attempt to pump in liquidity is subverted by the commercial banks’ ability to pump out liquidity
What needs to be done now is to nurture the conditions for an independent MPC
The notion of cities as places distracts the urban governance movement from the deeper institutional design challenge
Humans do not understand risks that well. We are either too dismissive of them or too obsessive about them.
Source: Wall Street Journal - Long-running efforts to curb the impact of commercial aviation on climate change face a crucial test starting this week when representatives from almost 200 countries debate whether to establish the first-ever global cap on carbon emissions from international flights.
Source: Reuters - The worlds first deal to curb pollution from commercial flights is expected after United Nations-led talks kick off this week in Montreal, although European lawmakers remain skeptical that it would be tough enough.
Source: Climate Home - Grupa Televisa, Petrobras and Banco Santander Brasil are among the major South American companies waking up to carbon risk, survey shows
Source: Indian Express - In an announcement which will cheer the global community, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday announced that India would ratify COP21 Paris agreement on climate change, which binds each country to cut down on carbon emissions.
Source: Guardian - Making the accord legally binding is not enough to guarantee the world keeps warming within agreed limits. That will take much more - not least ending our reliance on fossil fuels
Source: EurActiv - Societal change will prove just as important as financial investment in the effort to improve air quality. But air quality monitoring is central to this effort, Bernard Garnier told EurActivs partner Journal de lEnvironnement.
Source: Morocco World News - Set to take place in Marrakech during November, the 22nd session of the Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC (COP22) will discuss some of the most pressing climate change concerns
Source: La Tribune - Mark Carney, gouverneur de la banque dAngleterre et président du conseil de stabilité financière du G20, voit dans un accroissement des investissements bas-carbone une solution pour éviter la déflation et relancer la croissance.
Source: Novethic - La production attendue des champs dhydrocarbure et des mines de charbon en activité ne permettent pas, sur toute leur durée de vie restante, de limiter le réchauffement de la planète à 1,5°C, comme le souhaite lAccord de Paris sur le climat.
IISD Reporting Services, through its ENB Meeting Coverage, has produced a summary and analysis report from the 12th Meeting of the Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Review Committee of the Stockholm Convention on POPs, which took place from 19 to 23 September 2016, from the Headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Rome, Italy