Online Test

Ecology & Environment

1. Question: ‘Gadgil Committee Report’ and ‘Kasturirangan Committee Report’, sometimes seen in the news, are related to
2. Question: With reference to ‘Agenda 21’, sometimes seen in the news, consider the following statements
1. It is a global action plan for sustainable development.
2. It originated in the World Summit on Sustainable Development held in Johannesburg in 2002.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
3. Question: With reference to an initiative called “The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB), which of the following statements is/are correct?
1.It is an initiative hosted by UNEP, IMF and World Economics Forum.
2.It is a global initiative that focuses on drawing attention to the economics benefits of biodiversity.
3.. It presents an approach that can help decision-makers recognize, demonstrate and capture the value of ecosystems and biodiversity
Answer:
4. Question: Which of the following statements is/are correct?
Proper design and effective implementation of UN-REDD+ Programme can significantly contribute to
1. protection of biodiversity
2. Resilience of forest ecosystems
3. poverty reduction
5. Question: What is ‘Greenhouse Gas Protocol’?