daily-news-prescription-29th-december-2020

GS2: Polity

GS3: Economy 

 

GS3: Environment  

  • International Blue Flag hoisted at 8 beaches across the Country. (PIB) - About Blue Flag programme Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Shri Prakash Javadekar today virtually hoisted the international blue flags in 8 beaches across the country.India secured the International Blue Flag Certification for these beaches on 6th October 2020, when an International Jury comprising of member organizations UNEP, UNWTO, UNESCO, IUCN, ILS, FEE etc. announced the award at Copenhagen, Denmark. Blue Flag certification is a globally recognised eco-label accorded by "Foundation for Environment Education in Denmark" based on 33 stringent criteria.

GS3: S&T