INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 21 DECEMBER 2019

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 21 DECEMBER 2019 Table of contents: GS Paper : 2 1. Future Skills. 2. National Population Register (NPR). 3. Chabahar Port. 4. United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).   GS Paper 3: 1. EChO Network. 2. European Green Deal.   Facts for Prelims: 1. Indian Pharmacopoeia (IP). GS Paper  : …

European Green Deal

Topics Covered: Conservation related issues. European Green Deal What to study? For Prelims: Overview and features of Green Deal. For Mains: Significance and the need for the deal. Context: On the sidelines of recently concluded annual Madrid Climate talks, the European Union came up with an announcement on additional measures it would on climate change. It …

EChO Network

Topics Covered: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. EChO Network What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and significance of the Network. Context: Indian Government has launched a network to encourage cross-disciplinary leadership- Called EChO Network. Aim: To identify gaps in …

United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)

Topics covered: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) What to study? For Prelims: Key features of NAFTA and United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). For Mains: Controversies surrounding NAFTA.  Context: The House of Representatives has passed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement — the replacement for NAFTA, or the …