Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 11 September 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 11 September 2019 Table of contents: GS Paper 2: Market Intervention Price Scheme ASEAN-India Trade in Goods Agreement (AITIGA).   GS Paper 3: Fall Armyworm (FAW). Sardar Sarovar Dam. Framework for the Assessment of Benefits of Action/Cost of Inaction for Drought Preparedness report. Basel Ban Amendment.   Facts for Prelims: …

Basel Ban Amendment

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Basel Ban Amendment   What to study? For prelims and mains: features, need for and significance of the convention.   Context: The 1995 Basel Ban Amendment, a global waste dumping prohibition, has become an international law after Croatia (97th country to ratify) ratified it on …

Framework for the Assessment of Benefits of Action/Cost of Inaction for Drought Preparedness report

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Framework for the Assessment of Benefits of Action/Cost of Inaction for Drought Preparedness report   What to study? For Prelims: About UNCCD and the framework. For Mains: Causes and impacts of drought and ways to address them?   Context: Framework for the Assessment of Benefits …