Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

Regarding the 'Mangroves for the Future (MFF)’ initiative, consider the following statements:

1. It was jointly developed by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and the United Nations Development Programme.

2. It is inclusive of all types of the coastal ecosystem, such as coral reefs, estuaries, lagoons, sandy beaches, seagrass, and wetlands.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q2

With reference to 'Agenda 21', consider the following statements:

1. It was an outcome of the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED).

2. The World Bank reviews the progress in the implementation of Agenda 21.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q3

With reference to the 'United Nations Forum on Forests', which of the following statement(s) is/are correct?

1. It is an outcome of the Climate Summit held in Paris in 2015.

2. It has been set up as a functional commission of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) with universal membership.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q4

With reference to the Global Environment Facility, consider the following statements:

1. It provides funds to both private sector companies and government agencies.

2. The Asian Development Bank administers the Global Environment Facility Trust Fund.

Which of the following statements is/are correct?

 

Q5

With reference to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)', consider the following statements:

1. It was adopted at the "Rio Earth Summit" in 1992.

2. It sets mandatory limits on greenhouse gas emissions and legally binding on all parties who ratified it.

3. It aims at eliminating greenhouse gas from the atmosphere.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

 

Q6

With reference to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), consider the following statements:

1. It is a body of the United Nations.

2. It conducts scientific research on climate change across the world.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q7

With reference to the Global Cool Coalition, consider the following statements:

1. It is the first-ever global coalition on clean and efficient cooling. 

2. It is a unified front that links action across the Kigali Amendment, Paris Agreement and Sustainable Development Goals. 

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q8

Consider the following organizations:

1. The Conservation International

2. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

3. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 

4. The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Which of the above organizations are active partners of the REDD(reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation) Programme?

 

Q1.

Regarding the 'Mangroves for the Future (MFF)’ initiative, consider the following statements:

1. It was jointly developed by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and the United Nations Development Programme.

2. It is inclusive of all types of the coastal ecosystem, such as coral reefs, estuaries, lagoons, sandy beaches, seagrass, and wetlands.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

a) a) 1 only
b) b) 2 only
c) c) Both 1 and 2
d) d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q2.

With reference to 'Agenda 21', consider the following statements:

1. It was an outcome of the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED).

2. The World Bank reviews the progress in the implementation of Agenda 21.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q3.

With reference to the 'United Nations Forum on Forests', which of the following statement(s) is/are correct?

1. It is an outcome of the Climate Summit held in Paris in 2015.

2. It has been set up as a functional commission of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) with universal membership.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q4.

With reference to the Global Environment Facility, consider the following statements:

1. It provides funds to both private sector companies and government agencies.

2. The Asian Development Bank administers the Global Environment Facility Trust Fund.

Which of the following statements is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q5.

With reference to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)', consider the following statements:

1. It was adopted at the "Rio Earth Summit" in 1992.

2. It sets mandatory limits on greenhouse gas emissions and legally binding on all parties who ratified it.

3. It aims at eliminating greenhouse gas from the atmosphere.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 3 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q6.

With reference to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), consider the following statements:

1. It is a body of the United Nations.

2. It conducts scientific research on climate change across the world.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q7.

With reference to the Global Cool Coalition, consider the following statements:

1. It is the first-ever global coalition on clean and efficient cooling. 

2. It is a unified front that links action across the Kigali Amendment, Paris Agreement and Sustainable Development Goals. 

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q8.

Consider the following organizations:

1. The Conservation International

2. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

3. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 

4. The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Which of the above organizations are active partners of the REDD(reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation) Programme?

 

a) 1, 3 and 4 only
b) 2, 3 and 4 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 2 and 3 only