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  • 31-Oct-2021 | Sunita Narain

    COP26: The order of our times

    COP26's top agenda should be to reclaim its leadership and voice to rebuild the trust of people - both rich and poor

  • 03-Oct-2021 | Sunita Narain

    Clash of economy and ecology in global politics

    These 30 years have also taught us that we cannot ensure sustainable growth unless it is affordable and inclusive

  • 05-Sep-2021 | Sunita Narain

    Water for fruit

    The scale of the transformation is huge and the potential for change is massive

  • 08-Aug-2021 | Sunita Narain

    Making trade work for climate

    The world cannot dodge the question of global trade and consumption anymore

  • 11-Jul-2021 | Sunita Narain

    Virus, variant and vaccines

    The main worry is the price of vaccines, not production, says Sunita Narain

  • 13-Jun-2021 | Sunita Narain

    The real oximeter

    The oxygen that we get from nature is about increasing green cover and ensuring that our air - our every breath - is not polluted.

  • 03-May-2021 | Sunita Narain

    Zero-zero, net zero

    The good news is that climate change is back on the agenda. The bad news is that we are discussing the wrong things

  • 04-Apr-2021 | Sunita Narain

    Water in the age of climate change

    We know that climate change impacts are about heat - increased and scorching temperatures - and about variable and extreme rain.

  • 07-Mar-2021 | Sunita Narain

    Agenda for Stockholm+50

    As we approach Stockholm+50, we are looking at an increasingly inequitable world; where poverty and marginalisation are growing

  • 07-Feb-2021 | Sunita Narain

    Vaccine leadership, not chauvinism

    The WHO's initiative to provide equitable access to vaccines - COVAX - is devoid of the funds needed to procure and supply the shots to poorer countries.

  • 11-Jan-2021 | Sunita Narain

    The nature of food

    Since the release of our investigation into the adulteration of honey, we have received textbook responses - possibly what is discussed and taught in business schools across the world, writes Narain

  • 14-Dec-2020 | Sunita Narain

    How companies were caught selling honey adulterated with sugar syrup

    Chinese companies have "designed" the sugar syrup which is used to adulterate honey so that it can pass the Indian laboratory tests

  • 01-Nov-2020 | Sunita Narain

    Payment for not burning stubble?

    My logic, as an environmentalist and campaigner for clean air, is that this will be a perverse incentive, writes Sunita Narain

  • 04-Oct-2020 | Sunita Narain

    UN@75 v multilateralism & democracy

    What is the future of UN?

  • 06-Sep-2020 | Sunita Narain

    MGNREGA today and tomorrow

    The programme is providing relief today, but how can it ensure the basis of livelihood security in the future?

  • 09-Aug-2020 | Sunita Narain

    Headline management will not work

    Today, our worst nightmare - the worst-case scenario - is playing out

  • 26-Jul-2020 | Sunita Narain

    Politics of recycling plastic

    It is reported that prior to the 2018 ban, 95 per cent of the European Union's and 70 per cent of the US's plastic waste collected for recycling was sold and shipped to China

  • 12-Jul-2020 | Sunita Narain

    New global order (or disorder)

    It's a time for cooperation and trust, so that local and global action can be decisive and meaningful

  • 29-Jun-2020 | Sunita Narain

    Building the future

    Covid-19 is not a mere oversight or an inconvenient accident; it is a result of the actions we have taken to build a world that is both inequitable and divisive

  • 14-Jun-2020 | Sunita Narain

    Multiple crises: The cost of wasted time

    The link of these disparate events to climate change is incontrovertible