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Honorary Positions (International)

1981
Honorary Senior fellow, International Institute for Environment and Development, London

1984-87
Chairperson, Board of Directors, Environment Liaison Centre, Nairobi

1984
Member, International Advisory Council, Television Trust for the Environment, London

1987
Member, Governing Board, News Concern International Foundation, London

1988-90
Member, Council, World Resources Institute, Washington, DC

1990
Member, International Board of Sponsors, Earth Day 1990.

1990 - 1991
Member of the Commission on Developing Countries and Global Change set up by the International Development Research Centre of Canada and the Swedish Agency for Research Cooperation (SAREC) with developing countries which resulted in an international report called For Earth’s Sake

1992
Patron, Schumacher College, Devon, UK

1994
Member, Board of Directors, ETC Foundation, The Netherlands.

1997
Member, International Working Group on Sustainable Livelihoods, United Nations Development Programme, New York

1998
Member, Global Water Partnership, Sweden Commissioner, World Commission on Water for the 21st Century, France

  • Member, Earth Day 2000 International Council, USA

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  • Member, Technical Advisory Committee, Global Water Partnership, Stockholm

1999

  • Nominating Committee Member, Stockholm Junior Water Prize, Stockholm

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  •  Member, Technical Advisory Committee, Global Water Partnership, Stockholm, Sweden

 

 

Anil Agarwal

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Anil Kumar Agarwal was the founder-director of the Centre for Science and Environment, India’s leading environmental NGO. Agarwal spent his lifetime advocating policies that involve the people in natural resource management and learn from India’s own traditions.

Sunita Narain

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Sunita Narain has been with the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) since 1982. She is currently the director general of the Centre and the director of the Society for Environmental Communications and publisher of the fortnightly magazine, Down To Earth.

Announcements

  • Has diesel pricing deregulation helped address toxic risk from diesel vehicles?’

    Jacaranda 2, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi

    November 28, 2014

    10 AM-5.00 PM

    Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) invites you to a day-long briefing on whether diesel price deregulation has helped bring down the pollution caused by diesel vehicles.

  • The fast growing economy, rapid industrialisation and growing urban population in India along with increasing wastewater generation are reasons for concern and reiterate the need for appropriate water management practices. Centre for Science and Environment recognises this need and has developed a five-day hands on training programme aimed at giving practical exposure to participants on wastewater treatment for industrial and urban wastewater management including reuse and recycle.

  • Date: December 1-5, 2014

    India has about 3.3 million kilometers of road network, which is the second largest in the world. Apart from the development and growth that these projects bring, they also have adverse environmental and social impacts.

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

About CSE

The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) is a public interest research and advocacy organisation based in New Delhi. CSE researches into, lobbies for and communicates the urgency of development that is both sustainable and equitable.

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