Author: Poonam Das

World Environment Day has transformed into a People’s Movement

In 1972 UN General Assembly declared the World Environment Day. Two years later in 1974, the World Environment Day (WED), was celebrated with the theme as ‘Only One Earth’. Internationally, it is an important day that is leveraged to promote public awareness and share a deeper understanding of the environment. The theme for each year changes depending on the prevailing issue. This is followed by developing an action plan and a timeline for execution. Against the backdrop of Climate Change, the globe has awakened to the need for protecting our planet. People’s Way on Environment Day World Environment Day...

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International Yoga Day

“Yoga lets people discover the sense of oneness with yourself, the world and the nature.” – Narendra Modi International Day of Yoga is celebrated annually on 21st June since its inception in 2015. Yoga a physical, mental and spiritual practice originated in India. The Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in UN Assembly suggested 21st June as International Day of Yoga. And since then every year, people around the globe celebrate it by involving in a session of yoga and mindful meditation. Zazen – Seated Yoga @Hive A sore lower back, stiff neck, and tight hips and shoulders are problems...

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Bridging The Gap Between Technology And Elderly Healthcare

Social Demography of the Elderly One of the most significant demographic changes of our time is the rapidly ageing global population. The life expectancy has also increased dramatically from the time of independence to the present, with further increases projected over the next two decades. This will likely introduce new societal challenges such as providing them with health care; financial assistance; and social and emotional support. The ageing population trend, in conjunction with social and economic trends, is also ushering in new concerns about changing family values, living arrangements, and lifestyles. Rapidly increasing population of elderly   In the...

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