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Draft promises changes in forest and wildlife laws but nothing official about it, yet

Forests in the Northeast: Losing track

13 August 2016, New Delhi, Down to Earth Governments in the Northeast frame policies to subvert community rights over forests. What coal has done to community forests in Meghalaya, oil palm seems to be doing in Mizoram. Since 2005, the ... Millennium Post, 1 week ago

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There are provisions under the National Forest Policy, 1988 to encourage a need-based and time bound programme of afforestation and tree planting through afforestation, social forestry & farm forestry with involvement of local communities. The ...
 4 Traders2 weeks ago CoNGOs: NGOs collaborating for equitable and sustainable community livelihoods in Congo Basin forests  IIED2 weeks ago Engage forest-dependent people to check forest degradation: speakers  New Age Bangladesh3 weeks ago Integrating environmental, economic policies  Times of Zambia3 weeks ago
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Draft forest policy out, brace for green tax

New Delhi: The environment ministry has come out with a draft National Forest Policy (NFP), proposing levy of a green tax while calling for safeguarding forest land by exercising strict restraint on diversion for non-forestry purposes like mining ...
 Economic Times2 months ago ‘Green tax’ to address forest woes  Asian Age2 months ago NEP 2016 draft proposes green tax, increased forest budget  Business Standard2 months ago Environment ministry comes out with draft forest policy, brace for green tax  Economic Times2 months ago

Forest Service Updates Safety Policy for Saw Use

WASHINGTON, JULY 19, 2016 AT 1:30 PM EDT - The U.S. Forest Service today finalized a policy that will provide for nationally consistent training, evaluation and certification requirements for the use of chain saws and crosscut saws on National ...
 US Forest Service1 month ago
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One Day National Inception Workshop on Transformational Change in Policy and Practices for Sustainable Agriculture Inaugurated by Shri Radha Mohan Singh

Indian agricultural sector is facing a number of challenges. On one hand, there are challenges to feed a growing population, on the other hand, our farmers are facing challenges due to the limited availability of natural resources along with ...
 Press Information Bureau2 weeks ago
New Indian Express

New education policy not to infringe states' rights: Javadekar

India's Minister of Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar. |AFP NEW DELHI: There is no proposal for holding morning prayers in schools in the draft education policy, the government said today, allaying apprehensions that it ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Jairams CAMPA bill change is unnecessary. We arent diluting forest rights: Javadekar  catchnews.com2 months ago PM Modi, Amit Shah have 'one soul', says Javadekar  Sify2 months ago Modi does like to spring surprises  Rediff.com1 month ago
Times of India

Content uploaded not forest draft policy, clarifies ministry

NEW DELHI: Amid criticism from certain quarters for proposing a green cess and permitting private players to use and develop government forest land, the environment ministry on Saturday distanced itself from the draft national forest policy saying ...
 Times of India2 months ago Centre's draft forest policy moots green cess  The Hindu2 months ago

Cess bite coming from the green ministry if govt approves its draft forest policy

NEW DELHI: Environmental cess or green tax may be levied on certain products and services for facilitating ecologically responsible behaviour, garnering citizen's contribution and supplementing financial resources for forest management, according to ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago

NIA given rhino case, park chief suspended

The Assam forest department on Wednesday decided to hand over to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) the case of the rhino killing during the visit of forest minister Pramila Rani Brahma and suspended Kaziranga National Park director Muffakar Ali with ...
 Asian Age2 months ago

Javadekars chopper ride to review forests: a waste of public money

Top-down versus bottom-up. The world of policymaking is divided along this binary, with the former denoting a government and bureaucracy-driven approach, and the latter a process that puts people and ground realities first. The Environment Ministry has taken ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago
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