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Study reveals that global warming may reduce biodiversity in tropical areas

The study estimates that marine biodiversity tends to increase until the average surface temperature of the ocean reaches about 65 degrees Fahrenheit, beyond which that diversity slowly declines

Published on 7th May 2021
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World leaders commit to ambitious Antarctic protection

The Ministerial Joint Declaration called on all CCAMLR Members to act as soon as possible to conserve the Southern Ocean's unique biodiversity and ecosystems for present and future generations

Published on 1st May 2021
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Bacteria found aboard International Space Station suggests plant growth in space: UoH, NASA study

The researchers named the novel species as Methylobacterium ajmalii, in honour of the renowned Indian biodiversity scientist, Dr Ajmal Khan, former Professor at Annamalai University in Tamil Nadu

Published on 25th March 2021
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UN biodiversity summit to happen in October in China

The meeting is expected to adopt the post-2020 global biodiversity framework, crucial for building resilience and galvanizing international cooperation

Published on 19th March 2021
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United Nations seeks leading role for Afghan women in peace

This is also an opportunity to showcase the strengths of Afghanistan's women leaders in all their diversity, the world body said

Published on 8th March 2021
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You have the power to create a world that's fair and peaceful: HUL's Sanjiv Mehta at XLRI

Mehta also spoke on the importance of inclusivity, diversity and empathy while addressing students at the 64th convocation ceremony of XLRI

Published on 22nd February 2021
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Leaders at One Planet Summit will focus on protecting biodiversity and sustainable food production

Organisers hope to merge the fight against climate change and the preservation of biodiversity as experts say the two issues are interconnected and any solutions must be as well

Published on 11th January 2021
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France, UN and World Bank to soon host summit for nature protection

The One Planet Summit will focus on biodiversity to mobilise commitments to protect ecosystems and make links to human health

Published on 9th January 2021
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Mumbai-based Academy for Earth Sustainability conducts meaningful activities for school students that bring them closer to nature

Building playgrounds from waste, developing a mini biodiversity patch, cooking with solar power, connecting with adivasis and many other activities sets Academy for Earth Sustainability apart

Published on 25th November 2020
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Only 30% of Indian PhDs are women: GATI to set gender parity records straight

Gender Advancement for Transforming Institutions (GATI) by the ministry aims to nudge higher education and research institutes towards supporting diversity

Published on 23rd November 2020
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IIM Udaipur the youngest B-School in Global FT Masters In Management 2020 Ranking

The FT Ranking assesses management institutes on several parameters, including alumni career progress, school diversity and research

Published on 28th September 2020
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Education Minister Pokhriyal: Not been able to give Sanskari education that ought to be imparted

Pokhriyal said that the NEP does not talk about excluding English at any point but emphasises on the diversity of the country

Published on 11th September 2020
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IIT Kharagpur’s LGBTQ+ Resource Group organises workshop to fight sexual harassment in college campus

Ambar, a Gender and Sexual Diversity support group for the LGBTQ+ community of IIT Kharagpur organised the workshop with Jhatkaa.org 

Published on 28th August 2020
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India needs national guidelines on how you report data: WHO Chief Scientist 

According to WHO, India's big challenge is "population", its geographic diversity, heterogeneity and the fact that India has multiple epidemics going on every state

Published on 4th July 2020
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Getting antsy? Why you'll want to take a walk with Bengaluru's very own Ant-Man!

Sunil Kumar M who conducts ant walks in Namma Bengaluru speaks about the diversity of these little and disciplined creatures that we see every day and why he wants to create awareness among people 

Published on 24th June 2020

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