World Environment Day 2020
Prajeeth Sitherasenan
Friday, 05 June 2020 / Published in Uncategorized
I don’t think it is dramatic to say that we humans are at a dangerous crossroads because of the coronavirus pandemic. The COVID-19 virus has brought our entire existence to a standstill.  Make no mistake, humans are the infection that gave rise to this virus. Our over-exploitation and complete disregard of the natural world is
World Malaria Day
Neha Singh
Friday, 24 April 2020 / Published in Uncategorized
Every day more than 1000 people die because of Malaria. It’s appalling how despite years of awareness campaigns, breakthroughs in malaria vaccine, and healthcare policies, malaria is still one of the deadliest diseases. World malaria day, observed on 25th April each year, is perhaps the right time to take stock of things. What are the
Covid-19
Himanshu Shukla
Wednesday, 15 April 2020 / Published in Uncategorized
By the first week of April 2020, novel coronavirus (COVID-19) had spread to 209 countries around the world. This virus had originated from Wuhan, China. So far, it has infected 1.5 million people and has resulted in the deaths of 88,000 people. This prompted the WHO to declare coronavirus as a pandemic in early March. The coronavirus has raised many questions all over
Sustainable Cities in Face of Corona
Neha Singh
Wednesday, 01 April 2020 / Published in Uncategorized
The coronavirus (COVID19) pandemic has raised questions on how well adept and sustainable are cities throughout the globe. Building sustainable cities and communities is goal 11 of SDG2030. COVID19 has just, if anything, retaliated the need for designing inclusive, resilient, safe, and most of all sustainable cities.  Read: Decent Work and Economic Growth in Times of Coronavirus  What are Sustainable Cities?  According to the United Nations, a sustainable city does