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Daily Current Affairs Answer & Explanation : 10 December 2020
Lisboa+21 Declaration on Youth Policies and Programmes 2019 was adopted in World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth 2019.
In 1998, several commitments on youth policy fields were stated in the Lisbon Declaration on Youth Policies and Programmes,as part of the outcomes of the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth, organized by the Portuguese Government in collaboration with UN-System partners.
Pakke Tiger Reserve, also known as Pakhui Tiger Reserve, in the Pakke Kessang district of Arunachal Pradesh. The habitat types are lowland semi-evergreen, evergreen forest and Eastern Himalayan broadleaf forests.
Nameri National Parkis in the eastern Himalayas in the Sonitpur District of Assam, Nameri shares its northern boundary with the Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary of Arunachal Pradesh.
Answer : c
The third edition of the report, ‘Elephants. Not commodities’, was released on World Elephant Day (12 Aug) by World Animal Protection, an international non-profit animal welfare organization.
It compares research spanning a decade into elephant tourism, assessing venues across Thailand, India, Laos, Cambodia, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Malaysia.
According to the report, India is home to the second highest number,after Thailand, of elephants used in tourism in Asia, and of the 21 venues housing 509 elephants, the report found 45% (225) of the elephants were kept in severely inadequate conditions.
Answer : c
To attain self-sufficiency in bulk drugs and reduce dependence on China, the government had set up a committee headed by M. Katoch.
Government gave its nod to Mission Karmayogi – National Programme for Civil Services Capacity Building.
It is aimed atbuilding a future-ready civil service with the right attitude, skills and knowledge, aligned to the vision of New India.
It aims to prepare Indian civil servants for the future by making them more creative, constructive, imaginative, proactive, innovative, progressive, professional, energetic, transparent, and technology-enabled.