It is a momentous time for climate action. In the afternoon of 21 September at a ceremony in New York, 60 countries representing 48% of global emissions joined the Paris Agreement. This brings the Agr...
NRDC India Representative
Nehmat Kaur is an India representative with NRDC’s India team based in New Delhi. Since 2013, she has worked with partners and other stakeholders on advancing clean energy and climate change projects in India. Nehmat has a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Delhi, India and a Master’s in Development Studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Restraining hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) growth could help avoid 0.5 degrees Celsius increase in global temperatures, providing a boost towards Paris Agreement’s goal of holding warming below 1.5 degrees Celsius.
28/07/2016 4:41 PM IST
Public health researchers, together with key experts, are collaborating with the Ahmedabad's traffic police department to strengthen the understanding of the health effects of extreme heat. The results of this first-of-its-kind analysis will strengthen interventions that help protect groups that are especially vulnerable to extreme heat, such as those who work outdoors.
31/05/2016 8:17 AM IST
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