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On August 29, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has given its approval for the umbrella scheme “Ocean Services, Technology, Observations, Resources Modelling and Science (O-SMART)” of Ministry of Earth Sciences. The scheme with an overall cost of Rs. 1623 crore encompasses a total of 16 sub-projects addressing ocean development activities such as Services, ..
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The first-ever India-US Ocean Dialogue has started in Goa on November 1, 2017, which is being hosted by the Indian Ministry of External Affairs at the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-National Institute of Oceanography (CSIR-NIO). The purpose of the Ocean dialogue is to promote sustainable development of the Blue Economy. According to the World ..
Topics: Blue economy • Blue Justice for Small-Scale Fisheries • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research • Industrial ecology • National Institute of Oceanography, India • Natural environment • Nature • Sustainability • Sustainable Development
Blue economy refers to marine-based sustainable economic development which leads to improved human wellbeing and social equity, while significantly reducing environmental risks and ecological scarcities. Blue Economy versus Green Economy Green Economy is the traditional approach to sustainable development which revolves around the idea of controlling environmental pollution in the process of development. Thus, green ..
Topics: Industrial ecology • Natural environment • Natural Resources • Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia • Resource economics • Schools of economic thought • Sustainability • Sustainable Development • Sustainable Development Goals