Climate Emergency

Suno India

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Jan 25, 2023

How wildlife conservation ends up penalising adivasis/tribals

Indigenous people play an important role in protecting the environment. The tribals  or adivasis as they are called in India depend on the forest for their survival. They have developed sustainable practices th...

43 mins

Jan 17, 2023

India at the 68th International Whaling Commission meet

At the 68th International Whaling Commission meeting held in Portoroz, Slovenia in 2022, India, as one of the member countries, spoke about the conservation initiatives of dolphins in the country. The governmen...

20 mins

Oct 27, 2022

What to expect from upcoming climate conference in Egypt?

The annual Climate conference COP27 is being held next month in Egypt. This is the first time the conference is being conducted in Africa and a discussion on "Loss and Damage" is expected to set center stage. T...

25 mins

Sep 27, 2022

Why are cloudbursts the new normal?

In the past couple of decades, we have been hearing of cloudbursts in some part of the country or another. How is the Indian Meteorological Department studying this phenomenon? Why are these incidents increasin...

34 mins

Aug 13, 2022

Asia’s largest coal block sparks climate concerns but for Bengal’s Santhals it is about losing their home

Ratan Hemrom, a 33-year-old rice farmer in Birbhum district, says he will lose his home, culture and community if the West Bengal government goes ahead with its coal mine plans. He lives in the Deucha-Pachami-D...

27 mins

Jul 29, 2022

Solar energy saves lives in hospital during Assam Floods

One of the main problems during the floods is the complete disconnection of essential services. Electricity disruption in hospitals and a lack of fuel for running generators have become a yearly problem in Assa...

26 mins

Jun 30, 2022

Ivory poaching - Tech to rescue

After the ivory kingpin, Umesh Aggarwal was nabbed in 2015, there were various discussions within the Kerala forest department officials on what could be the next steps to detect and prevent such crimes. The of...

29 mins

Jun 25, 2022

Ivory poaching - Investigation

Elephants are among the endangered species in India. Over the years, with demand for ivory, tuskers have been particularly targeted and killed. Despite laws, and bans in place, ivory poaching still continues. W...

30 mins

Jun 16, 2022

Is clean tech the next frontier for innovation?

In this episode, host Rakesh Kamal talks to Sidharth Singh and Simon Bennett who work at the International Energy Agency.  They are experts in Energy policy and have started a podcast recently called “Innovatio...

39 mins

May 31, 2022

Don’t step out in a heat wave? Workers have no choice

According to the World Weather Attribution, the heatwave in India and Pakistan this year was a one-in-a-hundred-year occurrence. With global warming, things are only expected to get worse. Heatwave advisories a...

36 mins