ISRO PSLV-C54 launches 9 satellites: Basics Explained

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) PSLV launched Earth Observation Satellite – 06 (EOS-06) and eight nanosatellites on 26 November. The eight nanosatellites include ISRO Nano Satellite-2 for Bhutan (INS-2B), Anand, Astrocast (four satellites), and two Thybolt satellites. The EOS-6…

An international conference on trade in endangered species: Basics Explained

An international conference on trade in endangered species ended in Panama, with protections established for over 500 species. The measures were approved by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, known by its initials…

Ministerial conference on Antimicrobial Resistance: Basics Explained

Oman  hosted the 3rd high-level ministerial conference on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), on 24 and 25 November 2022, to accelerate tackling AMR at the national, regional, and global levels and to enhance international cooperation. The conference, which was held under the…

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women: Basics Explained

On 7 February 2000, the General Assembly adopted resolution 54/134, officially designating 25 November as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. The International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on 25 November, followed by…