Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 22 August 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 22 August 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: GS Paper 2: Topics covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   NISHTHA– National Initiative for School Heads and Teachers Holistic Advancement   What to study? For prelims: Key features of the initiative. …

CITES — Washington Convention

Topics covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   CITES — Washington Convention   What to study? For Prelims and mains: CITES- key facts.   Context: A resolution calling for Japan and the European Union (EU) to close their legal domestic ivory markets was not adopted …