Kolkata City Dialogue on Air Quality and Transportation Challenge: An Agenda for Action | Centre for Science and Environment

Kolkata City Dialogue on Air Quality and Transportation Challenge: An Agenda for Action

Kolkata, March 16, 2011
New Delhi-based Center for Science and Environment (CSE) invites you to a day-long city dialogue on ‘Air Quality and Transportation Challenge: An Agenda for Action’. CSE’s clean air and urban mobility team is organising this dialogue in collaboration with the Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA).
The objective of this meet is to discuss critical issues of air quality management, public health protection, and the challenges of public transport and congestion. The expected participants include key transport and air quality regulators, state government representatives, concerned citizens, civil society organisations and media persons writing on the issue.
This forum will capture the learning from initiatives adopted in Kolkata and share experiences from Delhi and other cities to evolve strategies for future policy action.
Day and date: Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Time: 10.30 AM onwards
Venue: Royal Bengal Auditorium, City Centre, Salt Lake City, Kolkata
For more details, contact Vivek Chattopadhyaya (vivek@cseindia.org , 9911791243) or Roohi Sahay (sroohi@cseindia.org, 9871595244).


  • Vapi a critically polluted industrial cluster in Gujarat listed by Comprehensive Environmental Pollution Index (CEPI) (Photo Credits - Sayantoni Palchoudhuri/ CSE)

  • New Delhi, India
    November 6-7, 2014

    Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), the New Delhi (India)-based research and advocacy organisation, invites applications from journalists to attend its Annual Media Briefing on Climate Change. The briefing will be held in New Delhi on November 6-7, 2014. It will bring together media people and experts from countries of the Global South to discuss and debate a range of contemporary issues covering the science, politics, negotiations and impacts of climate change.

    CSE has been conducting this annual media meet – but only for South Asian journalists -- since 2009. This year, the event has been opened up to journalists from other countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America.

    CSE will support the travel and accommodation of selected participants.

    • For any queries, please write to the following:

    Souparno Banerjee
    Email: souparno@cseindia.org


    Papia Samajdar
    Email: papia@cseindia.org

    Register here>>


    The Media Resource Centre

    Souparno Banerjee, programme director
    Email: souparno@cseindia.org

    Papia Samajdar, deputy programme manager
    Email: papia@cseindia.org

    Sheeba Madan, programme officer
    Email: sheeba@cseinda.org

    Aavika Dhanda, intern

Follow us on 

gobar times