Ranvir S. Nayar

Green economy Banks and businesses must join climate change fight

A report published last week by a coalition of several international climate action groups revealed that the world’s 60 largest banks provided a record $3.8 trillion in financing for fossil fuel companies’ “dirty energy” projects in the five years following the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change. The Paris Agreement has repeatedly been hailed as […]

COVID-19 Missed vaccinations leave children vulnerable

Ranvir S. Nayar An alarming report was published last week by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The report said that measles cases surged globally in 2019, reaching their highest level in 23 years, while deaths caused by the highly contagious disease that mainly impacts children […]