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New climate deal addresses demands of developing nations: Javadekar

'Male child should be sensitised about female rights': Javadekar

Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar has said gender sensitisation of the male child at home and school is as important as empowerment of the female child. Javadekar, who was speaking yesterday after giving away the ... Sify, 1 week ago

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‘Claims of Forest Rights Act holding up growth are bogus'

In fact, states are holding up recognition of forest rights in the areas where big-ticket projects are planned, say forest dwelling community representatives at a meet in Delhi Industry advocates have long been arguing that the Forest Rights Act (FRA), which ...
 Down to Earth2 days ago New changes to agricultural and forestry tracks permitted development rights  Caithness Business Index4 days ago Amazon Forest Protection By Locals Most Effective  Epoch Times4 days ago Korea, ASEAN ministers cooperate on forestry  Office of the President, Republic of Korea4 days ago

Activist flays forest dept for not checking tiger hunting

nd Right To Information (RTI) activist Ajay Dubey alleged that the State forest department has failed to check hunting of tigers and leopards. He said that that illegal mining and illegal felling of trees were going on unbridled. Dubey while ...
 New Delhi Pioneer5 days ago Modi diluting Forest Rights Act: Brinda Karat  The Hindu5 days ago Activists write to PM on the dilution of the Forest Rights Act  DNA1 month ago Forest Rights Act diluted for projects  Hindustan Times1 month ago

NHRC notice to AP on assault of TN villagers

National Human Rights Commission has issued notice to Andhra Pradesh over assault allegedly by its forest officials on poor villagers of Tamil Nadu. NHRC has taken cognizance of a complaint with video clips alleging that forest officials of Andhra ...
 Business Standard3 days ago NHRC notice to Andhra Pradesh over assault on labourers  Prokerala3 days ago

Ama Jungle Yojana, Forest Rights Act in Conflict Zone

BHUBANESWAR: The Ama Jungle Yojana under Odisha Forestry Sector Development Project (OSFDP) has courted controversy for allegedly violating the Forest Rights Act (FRA) by promoting Vana Surakhya Samitis (VSSs) under Joint Forest Management (JFM) ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago Odisha: Lok Sammilani urges state to Include non-tribal forest dweller under FRA entitlements  OrissaDiary2 weeks ago Odisha: Traditional forest dwellers protest as state violates Forest Rights Act  Meri News2 weeks ago Odisha-based forest rights group CSD sends Protest Letter to MoEF and MoTA over Dilution of FRA  OrissaDiary1 month ago

New report reveals the danger of not placing community land rights and human rights centre stage in climate change negotiations

Home >> Press Release The global forest crisis is worsening as infringements of the rights of indigenous peoples and forest-dependent communities are rising, according to a detailed assessment of nine country cases. Climate change mitigation and ...
 AseanAffairs1 week ago Karwar: Human rights commission plans to create awareness in rural areas (More news)  SahiOnline1 week ago A riverine salvage  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Recognise Rights of Pauri Bhuyan Tribe, Says Sisa

BHUBANESWAR: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) legislator Dambaru Sisa has demanded that the State Government should recognise the forest rights of Pauri Bhuyan tribals, a particularly vulnerable tribal group (PVTG), residing in Sundargarh district. Sisa, a ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago BJD MLA wants tribals rights upheld on Khandadhar mines  Siasat Daily1 week ago
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Don't violate Forest Rights Act, MoEF told

Following a strong letter from the Ministry of Tribal Affairs (MoTA) telling the Environment ministry (MoEF) that its orders violated the Forest Rights Act (FRA), the NDA government has shelved its plans to rationalise certain provisions of the FRA ...
 Indian Express1 week ago Ministry vs ministry over forest land  The Telegraph4 weeks ago A new roadblock  Down to Earth2 months ago No proposal to amend FRA Act, says minister  DNA2 months ago

Maneka seeks probe into monkey feed expenses

Union minister and animal rights activist Maneka Gandhi has sought a probe into the Delhi forest departments annual expenditure ofnbsp Rs 1 crore to feed monkeys after HT on Saturday reported that 16000 simians were starving because of pending food bills ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago
Jagran Post

'Pesticides pose threat to wildlife in Kerala elephant corridor'

Animal rights' activists have voiced concern over alleged widespread use of banned pesticides near forest area at Vazhachal elephant corridor, a rich abode of Asiatic elephants in Thrissur district in Kerala.
 Zee News3 weeks ago 'Pesticides pose threat to wildlife in Ker elephant corridor'  Business Standard3 weeks ago Pesticides pose threat to wildlife in Kerala elephant corridor  Jagran Post3 weeks ago 'People don't believe men can be abused'  Deccan Herald1 month ago
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