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ITU has established a new study group to deal with climate change

International telecommunication Union (ITU) has established a Focus Group on ICTs and Climate Change and will formalize the Focus Group

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) has launched the ‘Climate EduXchange Initiative’, an IT-enabled Climate initiative in partnership with Dell to improve environment education in schools across India.

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Cisco, and the County of San Francisco, have collaborated to start a pilot project called Urban EcoMap, that will educate people about climate change and to spur a shift to climate-friendly social behavior in cities.

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A team of botanists in Mumbai are planning to map trees with the help of GPS based etchnology. Environmentalist, Ramesh Madav and his team, who have founded Terracon Ecotech Pvt. Ltd, will be out with equipment that can determine the exact location of a tree using global positioning system, or GPS, a satellite-based technology typically used in vehicle navigation and location-based information search.

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On the occasion of the Earth Day that was served April 22, 2009 most of IT companies pledge to conserve the environment

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Bangalore, India based NuAlgi Nanobiotech has launched a new product, called NuAlgi,to clean rivers. The product will not only cleans a polluted water body without affecting its ecology, but also adds nutrients to it, increasing the food content for fish.

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The World Bank has approved a 75 million International Development Association (IDA) credit on April 8 to finance the second phase of the Energy for Rural Transformation Programme (ERT) in Uganda.

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European Space Agency has successfully launched its GOCE mapping satellite to provide further information on the the planet’s oceanic structure. GOCE is one of seven spacecraft designed by the ESA to give scientists a better understanding of the earth, with primary emphasis being placed on understanding climate change.

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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will soon establish an Advisory Group of seven eminent persons to advise the ADB on how to strengthen its programs to meet the global challenge of climate change.

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Five pilot countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America are set to receive $18 million in funding from a United Nations programme aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from forests while boosting local livelihoods.

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