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National Air Quality Resource Framework of India

Focus: GS II- Government Policies and Interventions

Why in News?

Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government inaugurated the National Mission on “National Air Quality Resource Framework of India (NARFI)”.

About  NARFI:

  • The NARFI is an information mechanism to help decision-makers in government, municipalities, start-ups and in the private sectors to address air pollution issues in different climatic zones of India.
  • Research-based audited Information and industry-oriented solutions will be shared in an easy-to-understand format.
  • The short-term basic training modules tailored for different groups such as active ground level staff in government establishments, implementers, media and policymakers, would be an integral part of the framework.
  • NARFI has been developed by the National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS), Bengaluru.

To help enrich communication and enhance general awareness, leading to self-mitigation.

  • It will will enable knowledge creation, developing infrastructure and industrial structures and studying its effects on human health in the country.
  • It will provide an all-inclusive guide to collecting air quality data, studying its impact and implementing science-based solutions.

December 2023