2nd DECEMBER, 2016 DAILY SUMMARY & ANALYSIS OF PIB BY YASMIN GILL
About me .Yasmin Gill BE(EEE) from UIET,PU .Qualified for UPSC Mains 2015 in 1st attempt State rank 24 in Punjab Civil Services 2015 .You can follow me on this link- Irvuserlyashia
HISTORY,CULTURE & GEOGRAPHY
Auroville Foundation An autonomous body under HRD Ministry Auroville or City of Dawn- experimental township in the Tamil Nadu, with some parts in Puducherry Recognized as International living experiment in human unity, endorsed by UNESCO GOl notified it as a Statutory Body as per Auroville Foundation Act, 1988 .To meet the vision of Sri Aurobindo
SOCIETY AND RELATED ISSUES
Ensuring Quality Traditional Medicine e Voluntary quality certification system administered by Drugs Controller General of India and by Quality Council of India for granting AYUSH Standard Mark and AYUSH Premium Mark Notification for prohibition of misleading advertisements Compliance to Good Manufacturing Practices and submission of evidence of safety and effectiveness for obtaining license to manufacture Ayurvedic medicines
Mainstreaming of AYUSH .Training in simple tools of Yoga and Naturopathy to the end link of Health-care giving mechanisms, i.e ASHA, Anganwadi Sevikas, Domestic workers etc., Grant-in-aid to NGOs for running Yoga & Naturopathy Clinics and Hospitals .AYUSH-launched programme to integrate Traditional Medicine with National Programme for prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke Q:-GOlis planning to mainstream and regulate AYUSH systems. How do you think will this benefit AYUSH systems Howdo you think isbenefit health outcomes of the country?
Universal Immunization Programme Under UIP, vaccination free of cost against ten vaccine preventable diseases i.e. Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus, Polio, Measles, severe form of Childhood Tuberculosis, Hepatitis B and Meningitis & Pneumonia caused by Hemophilus Influenza type B across the country; Japanese Encephalitis in JE endemic districts and Rotavirus diarrhoea in selected states Introducing Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV) under UIP in a phased manner. In 2017-Bihar, parts of Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh
Assessing SDG's Study titled "Measuring the health-related Sustainable Development Goals in 188 countries: a baseline analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015" published in medical journal "The Lancet" placed India at 143rd position. .SDG 3 of "health and wellbeing of all at all ages" is in sync with vision of proposed National Health Policy and National Health Mission THE STATE OF THE WORLD'S CHILDREN 2016' brought out by UNICEF-says low performing The reasons include inadequacy of access and quality, affordability, regional disparities, other socio cultural determinants
Randoms National eHealth Authority(NeHA) - statutory body for adoption of eHealth standards **Public Health -State Subject, implementation of NRHM/ NHM by the States/UTs. **Transplantation of Human Organs and Tissues Act, 1994 and Rules-Central Government-mandate to maintain National registry of donors and recipients **National List of Essential Medicines is prepared by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare NLEM and Drug Pricing Control Order do not define lifesaving medicines separately **21st National Youth Festival -Rohtak, Haryana
Mega Food Parks Integrated Cold Chain, Value Addition and Preservation Infrastructure Setting up/ Modernization of Abattoirs Scheme for Quality Assurance, Research & Development. 2 academic cum research institutes viz. National Institute of Food Technology, Entrepreneurship and Management(NIFTEM) and Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology (II essing Technology (ICPT)
Boosting Cashless Transactions .Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports launched Digital Training campaign on mobile banking for the youth Promote benefits of online banking cashless transactions Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan which comes under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports will be leading this initiative Q:- What are the possible hinderances in promoting a 'Digital Economy'?
Bio-Toilets Anaerobic digestion In these bio-toilets, human waste is acted upon by anaerobic bacteria that convert human waste mainly into water and bio-gases (mainly Methane CH4 & Carbon Dioxide CO2) .The gases escape into the atmosphere and The gases escape into the atmosphere and wastewater is discharged after disinfection onto the track.
India International Science Festival (ISF) First IISF-2015 IIT Delhi Current also in New Delhi 'Science Village Program' linked with 'Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana' -science to rural masses .Members of Parliament of both houses can send 5 students from their adopted villages to lISF-2016 Unnat Bharat Abhiyan-by IIT's to promote socially beneficially innovations India has declared 2010-20 as the "Decade of Innovation"
Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft .An Inter-Governmental Agreement with Russian Federation for joint development and production Planned to be executed in two phases (i) Preliminary Design (PD) phase; and (i) Detailed Design & Development Phase (Called R&D Phase) .Difficult detection due to Stealth, Advanced Computing based Delays due to disagreement overwork and cost share, aircraft technology, as well as the number of aircraft to be ordered For e.g. Sukhoi FGFA
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