Month: June 2014

Sustainable Agriculture, MSME & Green Value Chain Finance | Priority Sector Finance | Manoj Rawat, ValueFin India

Growing Food, Water and Energy “Nexus” : Important to balance the Priorities !

Growing Food, Water and Energy “Nexus”: Important to balance the Priorities With the global population growing at a rate of approximately 80 million people a year, by 2030 it is estimated that the world will need 30% more water, 50% more energy and 50% more food. To meet this growing need for water, food and…
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Does India need a paradigm shift in agri-marketing system to develop free and competitive agriculture markets?

Does India need a paradigm shift in agri-marketing system to develop free and competitive agriculture markets? Does the country need to completely revamp its agriculture market management policies, ensure scientific pricing for agriculture products and introduce true competition in the market to make them efficient? India is a net surplus country when it comes to…
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Integrated Footprint Approach: Need for integrating Carbon and Water footprint into a “Footprint Family – They are closely intertwined?

        Integrated Footprint Approach: Need for integrating Carbon and Water footprint into a “Footprint Family” – They are closely intertwined?     A carbon footprint is defined as “the total sets of greenhouse gas emissions caused by an organization, event, product or person.”[ A carbon footprint is composed of two parts, a…
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