Ecological Footprint and the Carrying Capacity became the buzzwords in the International Politics since 1992. The International Politics is moving towards the consensus to achieve the Environmental goals spelt out in the UNFCC in 1992. Let us analyse, how the Environmental Concerns is shaping the world Politics.
Solid Waste Management is one of the critical parts of the sustainable development which is a core issue of Environmental Concern world over. Civil Services (IAS) Exam always asks questions from these core areas. The number of questions is increasing from these areas in the IAS Prelims Exam as the Environmental Concern is also increasing at the societal level. As we can see in the IAS Prelims Previous Year Question Papers, the questions from this section are increasing.
The Environment and Ecology forms an indispensable part of the Civil Services Prelims Exam especially after the year 2011 and the combining of the Indian Forest Services Preliminary Exam with the Civil Services Prelims. Here we are presenting a glossary of terms
Green climate fund is one of the important topic for the UPSC IAS Main Exam. All the Developmental Projects are filtered out through their environment impact assessment and then only get the clearance.
IUCN Red List has been always a top priority for Union Public Service Commission in Prelims Examination. This article would benefit candidate to know about the various Categories under IUCN Red List. This article would also benefit candidate to know about the criterias for different categories.
This article contains important topics of Envrironment and Ecology for IAS Main (Written) General Studies III
The IAS Main 2013 is commencing from 2 December, 2013. The Scheme of Exam is notified by the UPSC.