Sustainability must be at the heart of SDGs: Kofi Annan

Global leaders who converged at the 14th edition of the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit in New Delhi on February 2 called for immediate attention for the conservation of natural resources like oceans which are shared by the global community.

Feb 12, 2014, 21:26 PM IST

Sustainability needs to be part of companies` DNA: Experts

Senior representatives of international organisations like the USAID, The World Bank and Brookings India said that businesses need to be given incentives to make them work towards sustainable development.

Feb 12, 2014, 21:20 PM IST

Plan Comm making efforts to bring inclusive, sustainable growth

Planning Commission is making efforts to bring inclusiveness, sustainability and gender into the planning process of the country, though gender remains a real challenge, its member Syeda Hameed said on Monday.

Dec 02, 2013, 16:03 PM IST

NGT vital to balance environment and economic growth: Ansari

Vice President Hamid Ansari Friday said the National Green Tribunal (NGT) will have to play a vital role in maintaining the balance between environmental conservation and economic growth.

Oct 18, 2013, 20:51 PM IST

Green activist warns rising India of `swimming` in waste

Robert Swan, the only person to walk to the North and South Poles, today warned "economically- rising" India that it will end up "swimming in waste" if it forgets the lessons of sustainability.

Apr 16, 2013, 19:27 PM IST