Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

In the context of which of the following do you sometimes find the 'Peace Forest Initiative' in the news? 

 

Q2

The IUCN congresses has been a partner in shaping which of the following international environmental agreements?

1. The Ramsar Convention on wetlands

2. The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

3. The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES)

4. The World Heritage Convention

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 

Q3

With reference to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), consider the following statements:

1. It is the sole legally binding international agreement on sustainable land management.

2. Its activities are funded and supported by the International Monetary Fund. 

3. It encourages the participation of local people in combating desertification and land degradation. 

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 

Q4

Regarding the Ramsar Convention, consider the following statements:

1. It is a part of the United Nations system of multilateral environmental agreements. 

2. World Wetlands Day is celebrated every year to mark the date of the adoption of this convention. 

3. It sets international standards for wetland conservation.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q5

Which of the following wetland sites of India is/are listed in the Montreux Record?

1. Keoladeo National Park

2. Chilika Lake

3. Dipor Bil

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q6

Which of the following statements is/are correct about the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals?

1. It is known as the Rotary Convention. 

2. It also protects marine species and their habitats.

3. It lists migratory species threatened with extinction in Appendix I of the Convention.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q7

Regarding the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, consider the following statements:

1. It is an international agreement between governments.

2. It is not legally binding on the participatory countries. 

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q8

With reference to the Stockholm Convention, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. It focuses on eliminating or reducing releases of persistent organic pollutants. 

2. The Global Environmental Facility (GEF) is the designated interim financial mechanism for this convention. 

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q1.

In the context of which of the following do you sometimes find the 'Peace Forest Initiative' in the news? 

 

a) The United National Convention to Combat Desertification
b) The Convention on Biological Diversity
c) The United Nations Environment Programme
d) The International Peace Institute
Q2.

The IUCN congresses has been a partner in shaping which of the following international environmental agreements?

1. The Ramsar Convention on wetlands

2. The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

3. The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES)

4. The World Heritage Convention

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 

a) 3 only
b) 1 and 4 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q3.

With reference to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), consider the following statements:

1. It is the sole legally binding international agreement on sustainable land management.

2. Its activities are funded and supported by the International Monetary Fund. 

3. It encourages the participation of local people in combating desertification and land degradation. 

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 

a) 2 and 3 only
b) 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q4.

Regarding the Ramsar Convention, consider the following statements:

1. It is a part of the United Nations system of multilateral environmental agreements. 

2. World Wetlands Day is celebrated every year to mark the date of the adoption of this convention. 

3. It sets international standards for wetland conservation.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

a) 3 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q5.

Which of the following wetland sites of India is/are listed in the Montreux Record?

1. Keoladeo National Park

2. Chilika Lake

3. Dipor Bil

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

a) 3 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 1 only
d) None of the above
Q6.

Which of the following statements is/are correct about the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals?

1. It is known as the Rotary Convention. 

2. It also protects marine species and their habitats.

3. It lists migratory species threatened with extinction in Appendix I of the Convention.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

a) 1 and 3 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q7.

Regarding the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, consider the following statements:

1. It is an international agreement between governments.

2. It is not legally binding on the participatory countries. 

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.

With reference to the Stockholm Convention, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. It focuses on eliminating or reducing releases of persistent organic pollutants. 

2. The Global Environmental Facility (GEF) is the designated interim financial mechanism for this convention. 

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