Under this scheme, over 5000 families from remote villages will receive carbon revenue for next 20 years from World Bank.
Curbing these pollutants could also boost global food output and save millions of lives lost to heart and lung disease.
The global need for condoms to combat HIV and for family planning has shot up from an estimated 13 billion in 2004 to about 19 billion in 2010.
Hyderabad has been chosen as the venue to host the conference.
About half of the 34 million people with HIV do not know they have it.
The initiative is for conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity.
Solar and wind energy could supply up to 80% of the world`s energy needs.
`India`s exceedingly helpful role in the last climate summit is expected this year and beyond.`
Emissions cuts pledged by countries in a nonbinding climate accord last year fall short of what`s needed to avoid the worst consequences of global warming.
India has shown a 50% drop in the number of new HIV infections in the last 10 years, says a UN rprt.
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