18 Mar, 2021
36 Min Read
|GS-I||What is Agro Forestry?||Indian Geography|
|GS-II||The Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI)||International treaties and conventions|
|PT Pointer||World Air Quality Report, 2020||Biodiversity & Environment|
|Proposal for Setting up of “Development Finance Institution Approved||Economic Issues|
|Rule Curve of a Dam||Economic Issues|
|Seabuckthorn Plantations in Himanchal Pradesh||Biodiversity & Environment|
|Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Teachers’ Cadre) Act, 2019||Governance|
|Genome mapping of Indian Ocean by National Institute of Oceanography||S&T|
Agroforestry is a collective name for land-use systems involving trees combined with crops and/or animals on the same unit of land. It combines
The difference with Social Forestry
BENEFITS OF AGROFORESTRY SYSTEM
A) Environmental benefits
B) Economic benefits
C) Social benefits
Sub Mission on Agroforestry (Har Medh Par Ped) Scheme
What is CDRI?
The following are CRDI’s strategic priorities:
Members of CDRI
IQ Air, a Swiss air quality technology company released a report titled “World Air Quality Report, 2020”.
About World Air Quality Report:
Key Findings Related to India
Other Global Findings:
The Union Cabinet approved a bill to set up a Development Finance Institution(DFI). It will be called National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NaBFID).
About National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NaBFID):
What is a Development Finance Institution(DFI)?
The Supreme Court ordered the Tamil Nadu govt. to give information on the ‘rule curve’ for the Mullaperiyar dam.
What is Rule Curve?
About Mullaperiyar Dam:
The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to start Sea Buckthorn Plantation in the cold desert areas.
About Sea buckthorn:
Benefits of Seabuckthorn Plantation:
According to an RTI, older Indian Institutes of Management(IIMs) are lagging behind the newer IIMs in enforcing the quota rule.
Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Teachers’ Cadre) Act,2019:
National Institute of Oceanography(NIO) has launched its first-of-its-kind project of Genome Mapping in the Indian Ocean.
About the Genome Mapping in the Indian Ocean Project:
Aim of the Project:
How will the Project get conducted?
Significance of the Project:
What is Genome Mapping?
National Institute of Oceanography (NIO):
World Air Quality Report: Delhi is the most polluted city in the World World Air Quality Report is given by IQAir Visual and Greenpeace. The main objective was to measure the presence of fine PM 2.5. Delhi remained the most polluted capital city in the world but India, on the whole, h
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