Rotterdam Convention Current Affairs, GK & News
The joint meetings of three conventions on chemicals and waste namely Basel, Stockholm and Rotterdam conventions was held in Geneva, Switzerland. Key Highlights About: The 14th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to Basel Convention (COP 14) was held along with the 9th meeting of the COP to Rotterdam Convention and the 9th ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019
Topics: Agriculture Ministry • Basel Convention • Chemicals and Fertilizer Ministry • Cop • COP 14 • E-Waste • Forest and Climate Change • Geneva • HBCD • Ministry of Environment • Phorate • Prior Informed Consent • Rotterdam Convention • Stockholm Convention • Switzerland
The term “BRS Conventions” is a collective term for three different conventions viz. Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions. The purpose of clubbing these conventions was to ensure that a topic of common concern for the three Conventions is discussed. The thirteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention (BC COP-13), the eighth meeting ..
Topics: Basel Convention • Chemical safety • Environment • Environmental law • Environmental treaties • Hazardous waste • In Sweden • Law by country • Politics by country • Rotterdam Convention • Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants • Waste
Dree festival in Arunachal Pradesh Dree Festival: The chief festival of the Apatani community in Arunachal Pradesh Dree being celebrated in the state with conventional passion Few rites are performed to worship and appease Gods and Goddesses, who protect the crops, and ensure well-being In every village, after observing Dree, 7 days taboo period is ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2011
Topics: Asbestos • Babuji • Chrysotile • Indian Hindus • Indian National Congress • Jagjivan Ram • Law by country • Occupational safety and health • Politics by country • Rahul Gandhi • Rotterdam Convention • Salwa Judum