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CSE as a recognized centre for excellence and training entities has signed MoUs with various states for their capacity building programmes.

AMRUT Programme 

The mission of AMRUT programme is providing basic services (e.g. water supply, sewerage, urban transport) to households and build amenities in cities which will improve the quality of life for all, especially the poor and the disadvantaged is a national priority. 

Capacity Building Programmes|center for excellence|Dossiers|Water Management
TRAINING WORKSHOP: Emission Control Technology for Coal-based Power Sector to meet New Environmental Norms

September 18, 2017: CSE organized a training workshop for pollution control board officials in Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh between September 5 and 8.  The program was designed to impart knowledge on the pollution control technologies available to meet the new emission norms and their functioning. It was structured to have two days classroom session, one-day field visit, and a half day policy discussions.   

CSE Training|Industry & Environment|Story
Training Program on Preparation of City Sanitation Plan: Journey Beyond ODF- Part III

Following the successful completion of the First and Second Handholding Training Programmes, CSE organized the third handholding training programme on Preparation of City Sanitation Plan- City’s Journey Beyond ODF– Part III from 4-6 September 2017.The training is part of a five stage handholding process for the preparation of CSPs for select Ganga basin cities. 

City Sanitation Plan|Water Management|Story
First decentralised pilot launched at Shaurimoyo and two day meeting to finalise the Integrated Policy and Legislation on Waste Management for African Nations

A two day working group meeting was jointly organised by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) and Zanzibar Environmental Management Authority (ZEMA) on 6-7 September, 2017 in Zanzibar. The objective of the meeting was to finalise the Integrated Policy and Legislations on Waste Management for African Nations. The meeting was inaugurated by Hon’ble Salama Aboud Talib, the Minister of Land, Water, Energy and Environment, Government of Zanzibar and Chandra Bhushan, Deputy Director General, CSE and Sheha Mjaja, Director, Zanzibar Environmental Management Authority.

Decentralised|Waste Management|Industry & Environment|Story
CSE round table on ‘Debating the Draft Parking Policy 2017

Centre for Science and Environment organized half a day round table workshop on ‘Draft Parking Policy 2017’ that the Department of Transport, Government of Delhi has issued recently. This is a very important policy that can help to curb the mobility crisis in the city. The round-table was organized July 31, 2017 at the Jacaranda II Hall in India Habitat Centre .

Debating|Parking Policy|Story|Air Pollution
Release of CSE’s new study on antibiotic resistance (ABR)

Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017 

Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

CSE, Core 6A, Fourth Floor, India Habitat Centre, 
Lodhi Road, New Delhi

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) invites you to an exclusive launch of its latest lab study on the growing scourge of antibiotic resistance in India. 

Antibiotic Resistance (ABR)|CSE new study|CSE Laboratory|Story
Strategies to reduce crop residue burning for air pollution mitigation: Key highlights

About the policy brief:

"The issue of crop reside burning has in recent years been identified as one of the leading factors affecting the air quality of Delhi & NCR. Not just this, it has also been affecting the health of those exposed directly to such crop fires and also to those in urban areas surrounding the site of these fires. This Policy Brief prepared for the Central Govt. highlights some of the main causes of crop residue burning and recommends policy reforms and executive action required to remediate pollution caused by these fires."

Air Pollution Mitigation|Crop|Leading Story|Air Pollution
District Mineral Foundations Implementation Status, Challenges and Opportunities

Regional Meeting: Bhubaneswar, Odisha, July 28, 2017

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) organized a multi stakeholder meeting in Bhubaneswar Odisha, to review the implementation of status of District Mineral Foundation (DMF) in key mining districts of India, with a specific focus on Odisha, and discuss strategies to maximize the potential of DMFs.

The meeting was attended by the concerned state department officials, district officials, planning experts and civil society members.

DMF Regional Meeting|Industry & Environment|Story
Training Programme on Rainwater Harvesting System

Date: July 24-26, 2017

Venue: Center for Science and Environment (CSE), 38, Tughlakabad Institutional Area, New Delhi-110062

Center for Science and Environment (CSE) organised a 3 day training programme for capacitating practitioners working with WaterAid India and its field partners on ‘Rainwater Harvesting System’. 

Rainwater Harvesting System|Water Management|Story

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