Explained: Land Degradation Neutrality

Union Environment Ministry has committed to rejuvenate 50 lakh hectares (5 million) of degraded land between 2021 and 2030. A Centre for Excellence would be set up in Dehradun for land degradation neutrality. Why such move? India faces a severe problem of land degradation, or soil becoming unfit for cultivation. About 29% or about 96.4 … Continue reading Explained: Land Degradation Neutrality