Sustainable Development

  • Food security not an issue if resources are managed well: Ahluwalia 08-02-2014 09:12 PM

    New Delhi: Sustainable food security will not a problem if scarce resources like water and energy are managed well, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said on Saturday. "The essence of whole concept of sustainability is how you handle things. So, in my view energy and water are scarce...
  • Delhi: World leaders to gather for TERI summit on sustainable development 05-02-2014 10:15 AM

    World leaders will gather in Delhi for the Sustainable Development Summit that is being organised by global think tank TERI. More than ever before development has become key but in a sustainable manner and to form a blueprint, leaders from around the world are gathering at the Delhi Sustainable Development...
  • 3 Indian enterprises win UN award for sustainable development 01-11-2013 02:16 PM

    Three Indian enterprises are among 34 awarded by the United Nations for their contribution in promoting sustainable development. 'Tambul Leaf Plates', 'Pollinate Energy' and 'Sustaintech India' won the 2013 SEED Awards announced by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) which identifies and supports innovative social and environmental start-up enterprises that...
  • Makkah to host Conference of Islamic Capitals and Cities 28-08-2013 05:50 AM

    The 13th Conference of Islamic Capitals and Cities will be inaugurated in Saudi Arabia's Makkah city on September 1 under the patronage of the custodian of the two holy mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. More than 400 delegates of the 141-member Organisation of Islamic Capitals and Cities (OICC)...
  • Obama hasn't done a lot on climate change: NYT columnist Thomas L Friedman 01-02-2013 04:12 PM

    New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman is in Delhi to attend a Sustainable Development Summit. ...
  • 'Climate change has been with us for quite some time' 31-01-2013 06:31 PM

    Ali Tauqueer Sheikh, Director Asia, Climate and Development Knowledge Network talks about the significance of having special focus development of developing nations. ...
  • PM to inaugrate Delhi development summit 23-01-2011 07:24 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will inaugurate the 'Delhi Sustainable Development Summit' (DSDS), being organised by The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI), on February 3. Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai, President of the Dominican Republic Leonel Fernandez Reyna and President of Seychelles James Alix Michel will attend the conference, TERI...