Biopiracy of Neem
Prajeeth Sitherasenan
Thursday, 30 July 2020 / Published in Blogs
Genetic research has existed for a while now and it is becoming more sophisticated. For a lot of people, this is good news. Improved genetic research means we can potentially use plants and animals to either develop a new drug or modify crops to be more resistant and meet food security needs. A lot of
Water Scarcity
Himanshu Shukla
Monday, 27 July 2020 / Published in Blogs
We all know water is important for survival. Even though 75% of Earth is surrounded by water, water scarcity is a major issue. Only 3% of our Earth’s water is freshwater and only 1% is available to us in the form of rivers, lakes, and streams. A lot of people do not have access to
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Himanshu Shukla
Thursday, 16 July 2020 / Published in Blogs
UNIDO (United Nations Industrial Development Organization) has defined Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)  as a management concept through which organisations can incorporate social and environmental concerns in their business operations and interactions with their stakeholders. Through this, a company can achieve a balance of economic, environmental, and social imperatives. Also known as the “Triple-Bottom-Line-Approach”.    This definition
Sustainable Eating
Neha Singh
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 / Published in Blogs
“One small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.” Neil Armstrong Thankfully you do not have to land on the moon, every time you wish to make a meaningful contribution to mankind. WEF 2020 at Davos, just proved this point.  An annual meet for business, governments, and civil society to discuss pressing global
Informal Waste Ecosystem
Prajeeth Sitherasenan
Tuesday, 14 July 2020 / Published in Blogs
What things about us humans are unnatural? That was the first question we were all asked during our opening lecture on environmental science. The most popular answer given was technology. Not the answer our professor was looking for. The answer was “waste”. We were all visibly confused. We all generate waste, how is that unnatural? Our
Female Nutrition
Himanshu Shukla
Wednesday, 01 July 2020 / Published in Blogs
Females in India are considered the backbone of the family. In India, they make about 48% of the country’s population. They are more strong and powerful when it comes to making decisions for the household.  Now with modernisation, females play a pivotal role when it comes to contributing to the economy and sustainability. However, there