MED-002 Solved Assignment 2018-19
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: ISSUES AND CHALLENGES (MED-002)
Tutor Marked Assignment
Course Code: MED-002
Assignment Code: Asst/TMA/2018-19
Answer any five questions in about 500 words each. Attempt at least two questions from
each section. Each question carries 20 marks.
1. Explain the concept of Sustainable Development. What are the indicators of unsustainable
2. Examine environmental legislation and its implementation in India.
3. Explain the role of civil society in protection of environment sustainable
4. What do you understand by carrying capacity? Explain how equality of women is
related to sustainable development.
5. Explain the following in your own words:
a) Parameters of Sustainable Development
b) Patterns of industrialisation
Write a short note on the following in about 250 words each.
6. a) Role of scientific and traditional knowledge for sustainable development
b) Use of traditional and indigenous technologies for sustainable development
7. a) Global issues and their implications for sustainable development
b) Global warming and the rise of sea level
8. a) Indicators of inequality
b) Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)
9. a) SAARC initiatives in protection of sustainable development
b) State initiative for sustainable development
10. a) United Nations initiatives for environment and sustainable development
b) Importance of people’s cooperation and participation for sustainable