Policy and Outreach

Policy and outreach related articles

Wetlands (Conservation and Management) Rules, 2009

The Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) has recently published a draft Wetlands (Conservation and Management) Rules, 2009 and was made available for public comments. ATREE’s Wetland conservation team has done a detailed analysis of the same and the suggestions were submitted to the ministry.

Workshop on inland fisheries bill

With the objective of combining the existing bills related to Inland fisheries, Government of Kerala has recently notified a draft, 'Kerala Inland Fishery Bill (2010)'. Fisheries experts and traditional fishermen of the inland fisheries sector are apprehensive about the Bill.

Patents versus ecological interdependence

With the introduction of Biological Diversity Act, 2002, which restricts availability of genetic resources from India to the rest of the world, we have sent an unsolicited invitation for equal and opposite reactions…Let the Genes Cross Borders, Down to Earth.

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