Chandra Bhushan

Chandra Bhushan is an environmentalist and a researcher, writer and campaigner for sustainable development. He was honoured with Ozone Award by the UN-Environment in 2017 for his contributions to climate change mitigation and ozone layer protection.

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The post-antibiotics apocalypse: How the recent Union Budget actually downgraded the focus on AMR

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) arises when microbes survive exposure to a drug that would normally kill them or stop their growth.

antibiotics, union budget, budget 2018, AMR

There is little evidence that permit system helps our forests

There is little evidence that permit system helps our forests. It is time that we free our farmers, forest dwellers and wood market from archaic laws.

transit permit , bamboo, forest, forest act, elhi Preservation of Trees Act, 1994

Why draft Food Safety and Standards (Advertisements and Claims) Regulations, 2017 and Consumer Protection Bill, 2018, are steps in right direction

The Union government is giving final shape to the laws to regulate the labelling and advertisement of food products.

food safety bill, food advertisement regulation, food standards regularisation

The Paris Agreement is an example of what is wrong with the current framework

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) completed 25 years of its adoption in 2017.

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, UNFCCC, paris climate agreement, partners in paris climate agreement

Cleaning up coal plants and promoting renewable energy go hand in hand

CSE firmly believes that India’s growing needs can be met only by “considering all options.” CSE does not believe that the debate at this point is either renewables or coal.

Climate change: India pulled off a coup at Kigali; here’s how

It achieved most of its goals with the legally-binding HFC phase-down agreement

Column: The ‘historic’ Paris agreement

The agreement is robbing the carbon space of the poor so that the rich can continue with their lifestyle.

Column: The ‘historic’ Paris agreement
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