Hello and welcome to the Current Affair's Portal of ExamPundit.in. The Ministry of Railways on 9 March 2017 signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to formalise the joint cooperation in the area of environmental conservation.
The agreement will help in exploring the opportunity and developing a joint cooperation mechanism in the field of Environment & Sustainability.
Focussed areas of Letter of Intent
- Collaborate in formulating specific roadmap for achieving 20 per cent reduction in water consumption at railway establishments.
- Collaborate in the development of a draft action plan for establishing waste management centres at major stations on Indian railways.
- Collaborate in the development of a draft action plan for Indian railways on sustainable public procurement for green technology.
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