04 October, 2022
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Desertification and Land Degradation
Rising Degraded Land:
Data by State:
Convergence Suggestion: Using MGNREGS Funds
Degradation of the land
Numerous factors, such as :
Possibly Negative Effects on Human Health
Global Initiatives to Fight Land Degradation
United Nations Convention to Combact Desertification (UNCCD)
Initiatives by India:
Land degradation mapping at the national level:
Indian Atlas of Desertification and Land Degradation:
United Nations Convention on Combating Desertification (UNCCD)
India’s Bonn Challenge pledge
Source: The Hindu
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