Save the Children - Why India Needs to Focus on Education

Save the Children - Why India Needs to Focus on Ed

India is a big nation having a population of around 1.37 billion which is equivalent to 17.74% of the total world population. According to a recent UN report, India also has the largest youth population accounting for more than 600 million people under the age of 25. India has quite a large portion of its population under the age of 25. But sadly it’s also home to the largest number of child labourers in the world.  The census found an increase in the number of child labourers…


11 Advantages Of Having A Vertical Garden

11 Advantages Of Having A Vertical Garden

Do you love gardening, but do not have enough space in your house to maintain a garden? Then a vertical garden may be the solution to your problem. Vertical gardening is not only a popular trend these days, but it also has aesthetic, physiological, economic and environmental benefits.  Here is a list of eleven advantages of growing a vertical garden!   1. A vertical garden saves your space. Big outdoor spaces are now history or luxury! Most of us now have medium or tiny outdoor or flower…


5 Notable Tree Plantation NGOs in India

5 Notable Tree Plantation NGOs in India

The growing need for environmental conservation has grabbed a lot of attention in the past few years. And thanks to the non-profit organisations in India, a lot of progress has indeed been made. Though we can't mention all of them, here are five notable organisations which are trying to build environmental awareness across India and making a difference through tree plantations.   1. Green Yatra This organisation organises tree plantation activities and inculcates the sense of…


Manjunath Swamy, A Cab Driver In Bangalore Is On A Mission To Make His City Greener!

Manjunath Swamy, A Cab Driver In Bangalore Is On A

Banglore was once known for its lush green surroundings and charming environs; but with many developmental and residential projects ramping in the city, it is losing that charm and freshness. Deeply concerned by the transformation of Banglore in a  concrete jungle, one cab driver in the city has taken up a mission to make the city green again. The cab driver is a 36-year-old man named Manjunath Swamy, who is a BTM Layout resident. He has grown up in Banglore and was unable to see the damage…


5 Innovative Startups In India Contributing To The Environment

5 Innovative Startups In India Contributing To The

Indian entrepreneurs are venturing into every field and trying to establish innovative start-ups. Fortunately, there are also some startups trying to mitigate the environmental hazards. Combined with the passion for social wellbeing and technology-led products, these ventures are helping the country become greener. Here, we have compiled a list of 5 start-ups and entrepreneurs who have started ventures to promote sustainable development, waste management, alternative sources of energy and environment…