For Profit NGOs

Businesses run by NGOs are part of the non-conventional funding sources for NGOs themselves. The first and the foremost question about NGOs running businesses is that whether it is ethical to do so since they have been emerged from the spirit of nonprofit-ism. If nonprofits become profit-oriented, then the very basic values are challenged. In this context, one should note…

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A Tiny Threat : Microplastics

Microplastics have been accumulating in the environment for nearly half a century and are found in oceans worldwide, including in the Antarctic . Despite this worldwide dissemination of plastic fragments, the global load of plastics on the open ocean surface has been estimated to be far less than might be expected, but nevertheless increasing. Thus,…

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Third Industrial Revolution

A new industrial era, which The Economist describes as the Third Industrial Revolution, is under way. Enormous change is in the offing. At the moment, digitisation is creating a new mindset among industrial planners. On their computers, a designer and engineer team up to create a three-dimensional object. One of them clicks print, and in…

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