Inclusive Wealth Report 2018

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Inclusive Wealth Report 2018   What to study? Static Part: Key facts and highlights of the report. Dynamic and Current: What is sustainable development and why is it significant, issues highlighted and what needs to be done to balance?   Context: Inclusive wealth index, …

Water Deficit next year in India

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. Disaster and disaster management.   Water Deficit next year in India   What to study? Static Part: Who releases Global Water Monitor and Forecast Watch list. Dynamic and Current: Highlights of the report, concerns, challenges and measures necessary.   Context: Latest edition of Global Water …

Measures to tackle crisis in stressed thermal power projects

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Infrastructure: Energy.   Measures to tackle crisis in stressed thermal power projects   What to study? Static Part: All about thermal plants and their operation. Dynamic and Current: Crisis and reasons for the crisis, solution. …

CRISPR Technology

Topics Covered: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology. Ethical Issues involved.   CRISPR Technology   What to study? Static Part: All about CRISPR technology and how it works? Dynamic and Current: Recent developments, significance of the technology, concerns associated and ethical concerns associated.   Context: A Chinese researcher recently claimed …

Central Water Commission

Topics Covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Central Water Commission   What to study? Static Part: About CWC- composition and objectives. Dynamic and Current: River Ganga and its conservation related issues, why disband CWC and what needs to be done?   Context: The Central Water …