Topic : Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment
6) Necessity to view sustainable development from the prism of interest of flora and fauna and not just from the standpoint of human beings is the need of the hour. Discuss. (250 words)
Why this question:
The article brings out the case study of Reintroduction of the Asiatic Lion and amidst
Key demands of the question:
The answer should discuss the statement and need for eco centric approach.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
One can start by bringing out the need for such an approach in the current times.
Answer to the question should highlight the significance of eco-centric approach, necessity to view sustainable development from the prism of interest of flora and fauna and not just from the standpoint of human beings. Specifically with respect to the concept of eco-centrism. One can take hints from the article and discuss the SC verdicts in detail and suggest your opinion in a balanced way.
Conclude with significance of such conservation efforts.