Editorials/Opinions Analyses for UPSC 04 December 2021

Contents COP27, in Egypt, must focus on food systems COP27, in Egypt, must focus on food systems Context: The United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) held in Glasgow between October and November 2021 with a huge gathering, generating headlines, criticisms, and some commitments. “Our fragile planet is hanging by a thread… It is time to […]

Current Affairs 04 December 2021 for UPSC Exam | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Poshan Tracker: Rs. 1000 Crores spent Dam Safety Act will bring in unified policies Cyclone Jawad World Migration Report 2022 in Climate disasters Poshan Tracker: Rs. 1000 Crores spent Context: The Ministry of Women and Child Development has spent over Rs. 1,000 crores on its Poshan or Nutrition Tracker, which records real-time data on […]

Poshan Tracker: Rs. 1000 Crores spent

Context: The Ministry of Women and Child Development has spent over Rs. 1,000 crores on its Poshan or Nutrition Tracker, which records real-time data on malnourished and ‘severe acute malnourished’ children in each anganwadi. But four years since its launch, the Government is yet to make the data public. Relevance: GS-II: Social Justice and Governance […]

Dam Safety Act will bring in unified policies

Context: The Dam Safety Bill 2021 was moved in the Rajya Sabha but the debate could not be held because of disruptions from the Opposition parties. Relevance: GS-II: Governance (Government Policies and Initiatives, Issues arising out of the design and implementation of the policies) Dimensions of the Article: Need for the Dam Safety Bill 2021 […]

Cyclone Jawad

Context: Cyclone Jawad has formed in the Bay of Bengal and is expected to reach Paradip, on the Odisha coast with winds expected to touch 90 kmph as well as heavy rains in Odisha, West Bengal, and north Andhra Pradesh. Relevance: Prelims, GS-I: Geography (Important Geophysical Phenomenon, Climatology), GS-III: Disaster Management Dimensions of the Article: […]

World Migration Report 2022 in Climate disasters

Context: According to the World Migration Report 2022, published every second year by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) of the UN, in 2020, “30.7 million new displacements were triggered by disasters in 145 countries and territories.” Relevance: GS-II: Social Justice (Issues relating to the development and management of Social Sector/Services, Issues relating to poverty, […]

PIB – 4 DECEMBER 2021

CONTENTS: PUNEET SAGAR ABHIYAN PRADHAN MANTRI MATSYA SAMPADA YOJANA EMPOWERMENT OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES PUNEET SAGAR ABHIYAN: Focus: GS Paper – 3: Environmental Pollution & Degradation Why in news? NCC conducting nationwide campaign to free seashores/beaches from plastic & other waste under ‘Puneet Sagar Abhiyan’. The aim of the month-long Campaign is to propagate the […]