‘One Health’ pilot project launched in Karnataka
The "One Health" pilot project was introduced in Bengaluru with the goal of enhancing national and State-level resource allocation and policy environment on early prediction, detection, and diagnosis of zoonotic diseases through improved quality, availability, and usability of data evidence. The Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairy started the initiative (DAHD). One Health is a multi-sectoral strategy that considers the interconnectedness and connectivity of these three factors as well as the health of people, animals, and the environment. The need for adopting a comprehensive strategy increases after the COVID outbreak.
International Asteroid Day 2022
The day is a global movement to protect our Earth from the impacts of Asteroids. The theme of International Asteroid Day 2022, is "small is beautiful,". In order to commemorate the anniversary of the Tunguska impact over Siberia, Russian Federation (30 June 1908) and to raise awareness of the potentially dangerous effects of asteroids, the United Nations General Assembly adopted resolution A/RES/71/90 in December 2016 designating June 30 as International Asteroid Day.
National Statistics Day 2022
he 29th of June is recognised as National Statistics Day each year. This year's National Statistics Day 2022 is observed on June 29. National Statistics Day is a day dedicated to educating young people about the value of statistics in the development of socio-economic plans and public policy. Prof. Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis also referred to as Prof. P C Mahalanobis, is honoured on this day. For his contributions to the development of statistical methods and economic planning in the post-independent age, Prof. P C Mahalanobis is remembered on this day.