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Objective .This course will complete the remaining three chapters (12th ncert) part by part included in the portion of topic ENVIRONMENT' important for GS section of UPSC exam. The main objective is to explain the concepts as simply as possible, to clear the basics, especially focuses on beginners, and tries to generate an interest among viewers by being more creative. Source 12th ncert
Target audience UPSC aspirants .SSC .CDS Railway etc.
Some of the conventions related to biodiversity and protected areas network Convention on Biological diversity Outcome of earth summit- adopted in Rio de Janeiro Agenda 21 is a non-binding action plan of the United Nations with regard to sustainable development. When - on 5 th June, 1992 Came in to force -On 29th December, 1993 is it legally binding? .It is a product of the Earth Summit held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1992. An action plan is a Yes, it legally binds on the use and conservation of biological diversity. detailed plan outlining actions needed to reach one or more goals it is conceived as a practical tool for translating the principles of Agenda 21 in to reality.
With reference to the International Union for conservation of Nature and Natural resource (IUCN) and the Convention of International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild fauna and Flora (CITES), which of the following statement(s) is/are correct? 1. IUCN is an organ of the united nations and CITES is an international agreement between governments. 2. IUCN runs thousands of field projects around the world to better manage natural environments. 3. CITES is legally binding on the states that have joined it, but this conventional does not take the place of national laws. Select the correct answer using the codes given below: 1 only 2 and 3 only 1 and 3 only 1,2 and 3
The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) secretariat is located in Montreal, Canada The convention has 3 main objectives: The Conference of the Parties (CoP) is the governing body of the convention, and advances implementation of the Convention through the decisions it takes at its periodic meetings. 1. Conservation of biological diversity 2. Sustainable use of its components V The Conference of Parties, known as COP, is the decision-making body responsible for monitoring and reviewing the implementation of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. It brings 3. Fair and equitable sharing of benents arising from gene resources together the 197 nations and territories called Parties that have signed on to the Framework Convention.
United states of America is not party to thi UN decade on Biodiversity 2011 -2020 International year of Biodivesity - 2010 199 designated SA 9 - year of biodiversity 22 May - International Day for Biological D Theme - Celebrating 25 Years of Action for Biodiversity Day 22 May International
Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety Protocol to CBD .Objective: to ensure the safe handling, transport and use of iving modified organisms (LMOs) resulting from modern biotechnology that may have adverse effects on biological diversity. Adopted in: 2000 (as a supplementary agreement to the CBD) Papaya is the first genetically modified fruit authorized for .In to force: On 11 September 2003 marketing. It was developed in the USA, at the Universities of Hawaii and Cornell. It is designed to resist the
Alfalfa is the fourth largest crop in the United States, behind corn, soybeans and wheat and is valued at around $8 billion. It's grown on around 20 million acres in every state in this country. Amflora potatoes, modified to produce pure amylopectin starch It is mostly used to make hay fed t dairy producing cows and horses. A genetically engineered potato is a potato that has had its genes modified, using genetic engineering. Goals of modification include introducing pest resistance, tweaking the amounts of certain chemicals produced by the plant, and to prevent browning or bruising of the tubers. Varieties modified to produce large
The protocol applies to the trans boundary movement, transit, handling and use of all living modifies organisms, LMOs that are pharmaceuticals for humans are excluded from the scope of the protocol if they are covered by other international agreements or arrangements. The main function of this body is to review the implementation of the protocol and make decisions necessary to promote its effective operation. The governing body of the protocol is the conference of parties to the convention serving as the meeting of the parties to the protocol (CoP- MoP)
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I am a botany graduate from Ramnarain Ruia college, Mumbai university. Currently, a civil service aspirant. I am passionate about teaching.