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Solutions to pollution and mobility crisis: learning from each other: September 21 - 22, 2010

 
     
CSE organised the experience sharing platform ‘Solutions to pollution and mobility crisis: learning from each other' in New Delhi during September 21 – 22, 2010. This forum brought together a select group of regulators and civil society leaders from selected cities (India and South Asia) to share the experiences and action to combat pollution and congestion to make our cities more liveable. This has catalysed the network of change makers in the region. The change maker partners who initiated the process are
     
List of participants    
     

Dr. Bhupinder Singh
Patron
Graduates Welfare Association Fazilka

Mr. Jayant
Associate
Yuvsatta,Chandigarh

Capt. S. C. Tripathi
Advisor 
Kanpur Parivartan Forum,Kanpur

Dr. Pradip Kumar Sarmah
Executive Director
Centre for Rural Development Guwahati

Mr. Sandeep
Associate
Centre for Rural Development

Mr. Biswendu Bhattacharjee
Secretary
ARPAN Agartala

Mr. Ashok R. Datar 
Chairman
Mumbai Environmental Social Network,Mumbai

Mr.Vinay Baindur
Advocacy on sustainable mobility &cities
Banagalore

 

 

Dr. Sudhir P. Badami 
Transport expert
Mumbai

Mr. Sujit Patwardhan
Honorary Secretary Parisar,
Pune

Dr. C. Ramachandraiah
Convenor
Citizens for a Better Public Transportation in Hyderabad

Dr. Debasish Bhattacharyya
Scientist& a public transport campaigner to save the Calcutta Tramways
Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Kolkata

Mr. Satish Balkrishna Sahasrabudhe
Joint Commissioner Transport
Motor Vehicles DepartmentGovernment of Maharashtra,Mumbai

Mr. Bibek Chapagain
Director
Winrock International,Nepal

Mr. Pankaj KC
Program Director
Clean Energy Nepal, Kathmandu

 

 

 

Announcements

  • The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) is organising a three-day orientation programme on Managing Urban Air Quality: Focus on Clean Vehicle Technology, Fuels and Mobility Management in New Delhi from August 6 - 8, 2014 for government officials from different cities of India. The objective of this forum is to promote good regulatory practices in air quality management, clean vehicle technology, fuels and management of in-use vehicle fleet and mobility management.

  •  Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is an important tool to inform decision- makers, regulators and stakeholders, about the possible environmental, social and economic costs of the proposed project.

  • Currently, India is far off-track in achieving its sanitation targets. Apart from open defecation and lack of sanitation facilities in urban and rural areas; the management of septage has been largely neglected and is not a priority due to the lack of awareness of its heavy contribution to environmental degradation, poor sanitation and ill-effects to health. “Septage” is the waste that accumulates in onsite sanitation systems (OSS e.g.

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