Dive into the stories of people living along India's east and west coasts, how they rely on the sea for their livelihoods, and what they do to protect it.
How young scuba divers in coastal Maharashtra in western India are bridging the divide between conservation and livelihoods
Check out our new children’s storybook, Saving Mr. Ridley, based on the Olive Ridley Turtle, our very own ambassadors of the sea. Follow a scuba diver as he makes the seas safe for Mr. Ridley and friends.
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How UNDP India is helping cities turn their plastic waste into roads
How a small town with big ambitions has managed to go zero-waste
Every year, plastic waste kills over 100,000 marine animals annually. Join UNDP India's Country Director a.i. Marina Walter in the fight to #BeatPlasticPollution by giving up plastic bags.

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>50%

Under-25 Population

1.67 MT

CO2 Emission Per Capita

120 (of 131)

Female Labour Force Participation

0.624

Human Development Index

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