Jal Jeevan Mission

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. Jal Jeevan Mission What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the mission. For Mains: challenges and concerns in water conservation, ways to address them. Context: Operational guidelines for the implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission have been released. About Jal Jeevan Mission: The Mission was announced …

‘Good Governance Index’

Topics Covered: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential. ‘Good Governance Index’ What to study? For Prelims: Particulars of GGI. For Mains: Performances of various states ans ways to improve them. Context: Latest edition of the ‘Good Governance Index’ has been launched on the occasion of ‘Good Governance Day’. …

Recycling of Ships Act

Topics Covered: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests Recycling of Ships Act What to study? For Prelims: Overview of Recycling of Ships Bill and HKC- features and significance. Context: The Recycling of Ships Act has come into force with President Ram Nath Kovind giving assent to the law …