Nod to Dibang project shows why present forest clearance process needs to be scrapped

Persisting with the current institutional arrangement will do more harm than good FAC did not try to understand the ecological or social impacts of the project while allowing diversion of 4,578 ha of prime forestland…

Reform for reform’s sake

The Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has initiated discussion on regulatory reforms with the belief that setting up an independent and autonomous National Environment Protection Authority (NEPA) will solve all problems of governance. Misguided…