Forest governance: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
India launches Green Agriculture project along with FAO to bring transformative change in farm sector
Published: September 19, 2018
In New Delhi, the Government of India (GoI) along with Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has recently launched the Green Agriculture project that seeks to bring transformative change in the farm sector through conservation of biodiversity and forest landscapes. The $33.5 million project is being funded by Global Environment Facility (GEF) and implemented by GoI’s ..
Topics: Biodiversity • Conservation biology • Forest certification • Forest Conservation • Forest governance • Forestry • Global Environment Facility • Natural environment • Nature • Sustainable forest management
Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE) signs MOU with TIFAC for supporting forest based communities
Published: March 21, 2018
The Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE) has signed MOU with Technology Information, Forecasting & Assessment Council (TIFAC) to provide livelihood opportunities and augment income of the forest based communities. Through this collaboration, TIFAC will help ICFRE to refine and up-scale the technologies developed, take technologies to the end users including farmers, State ..