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India Inc. on World Environment Day 2022

On June 5, people all across the world commemorate World Environment Day to raise awareness about the significance of protecting planet Earth, our one and only true home. #OnlyOneEarth is the theme for 2022, and it focuses on our responsibilities as Earth citizens in protecting the environment and encouraging sustainable living everywhere and every day. It...

“World has 8 years to reverse climate change”, Dia Mirza in an exclusive chat with The CSR Journal

Climate change generally is long-term shifts in temperatures and weather patterns. These shifts mostly are natural, but since 1800s, human activities have been the main driver of climate change due to burning of fossil fuels like coal, oil, gas etc. which produce heat-trapping gases. In the recent years you would have heard more frequent and...

Stockholm+50: Commemorating 50 years of Sustainability Movement

It has been 50 years since the sustainability movement started. However, even today, the planet is in trouble. With an exponential rise in anthropogenic activities, the burden has increased on the planet and the environment significantly. This is a major threat to achievement of Sustainable Development Goals. Amid such grave concerns, Stockholm+50 is being held...

Companies Encouraging their Employees to Show Responsibility towards Climate Change and Sustainability

Global warming and climate change is changing the world as we know it. And no one is responsible for this but us. At this stage it is not only the job of corporate companies or government authorities to take action to contain the carbon emissions responsible for climate change, but individual action and commitment...

How to embrace electric mobility in India

For all those Indians fantasizing about owning a Tesla, your dream is about to turn into reality sooner than you expected. Unless you’re living under a rock, you probably know that Elon Musk has registered a single-seat office in Bengaluru and will soon start selling the electric car maker’s base model in India. The...

Busting Myths about the Environment: All that is green is useful

We have transcended from the times when you had to hurt the environment to grow your business or harm your business to protect the environment. As governments and scientific studies underline the need for ‘green’ initiatives and sustainability, the present times have seen a convergence of business and the environment. Being green is no...

The Four Key Climate Indicators Broke Records in 2021

Climate change is real, and weather patterns around the world are shifting right before our eyes, with more dire implications. Despite the efforts of governments and scientists throughout the world, the chance of reversing climate change is dwindling, according to the latest State of Climate report from the United Nations' World Meteorological Organization (WMO). Key...

Top Five Smart Cities Promoting Global Sustainability

A city becomes a smart city when digital technology is integrated with traditional networks and services. Smart cities aim to raise living standards, increase environmental sustainability, and assist local companies. While the rest of the world lags, some cities have already begun to use Internet of Things (IoT) technology to bridge the gap between sustainability...

Meta Is Developing Sustainable Concrete Using Artificial Intelligence

Infrastructure development is essential to global development. Considering the fact that construction industry plays a huge role in this, it is important to ensure that the sector flourishes well. However, it becomes a conflict of interest with environment sustainability when it is pointed out that Cement, as one of the most frequently used construction...

Tired of City Life? 4 Reasons to opt for an Eco-Friendly House In Bangalore

Work-life balance in a metropolitan city is a seldom occurrence. Cities are dynamic, fast-paced, high-stress and gruelling. Since everyone is focused on establishing themselves and having a stable lifestyle within the constraints of a demanding schedule in the city, it can often make a person grow weary. While work and life in a city...

Indians Prioritize Spending on Sustainable Products and Contributing to Local Businesses

According to the American Express Trendex survey, Indians desire to make a positive influence on the environment by prioritising spending on sustainable items and supporting local companies. Indian respondents are the most interested in spending money on items that will have a positive impact on local businesses and communities, with 87 percent always or...

Is Article 6 the Robinhood that developed nations need?

We Indians are blessed with a land rooted in rich culture and heritage. A culture based on sound scientific principles that worships nature and teaches its young, best practices that have sustainability at its heart. And so, while most of the world is still battling to develop innovative ways to manage their waste, we...

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