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Email: sheeba@cseinda.org
 

Participants Feedback
 

“It was nice attending the briefing. Great deliberations too.
Apollo Mubiru, Online Editor, Vision Media Group, Kampala, Uganda

“It was my pleasure to attend the program. The program was great in a word.”
Dilara Hossain, Staff Reporter, Bangladesh Sangbad Sanstha, Dhaka, Bangladesh

“It was a great experience and learning process during the media briefing. The total process of perceiving and outlook toward the news and especially environment related events has totally changed for me after understanding the politics of environment related issues.”
Pinaki Das, Correspondent, ANI, Agartala, Tripura

"It was an enlightening experience. Despite my over four decades in the field, realisation dawned on how far removed I was on critical issues concerning the environment and our lives.The Clarity of those in the CSE on issues concerning their worksphere spoke of their clear minded approach."
R.K. Misra, Roving Editor, Free Press Journal, Mumbai; State Correspondent, Associated Press (AP),Delhi; Outlook, Delhi; Hitavada, Nagpur; and Daily Post, Chandigarh

“Thanks CSE once again. It is first time for me to attend such meet and was very informative for me to learn, how much the climate change has caused to other countries.”
Tashi Tenzin, Reporter, Kuensel, Thimphu, Bhutan

 
Factsheets
 
01

WHAT TO EXPECT AT PERU

02

WHO IS EMITTING?

03

GLOBAL EMISSIONS

04

EXTREME WEATHER EVENTS

05

AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY

06

ENERGY EFFICIENCY OF APPLIANCES

07

HFCS: REALISING THE POTENTIAL FOR CLIMATE BENEFITS FROM THE MONTREAL PROTOCOL

 
Media Clippings
 

Vidusara Science magazine (Sri Lanka), Dec 10, 2014 issue

Vidusara Science magazine (Sri Lanka), Dec 10, 2014 issue
CSE, India holds Annual Media Briefing on Climate Change
Riza P. Lacbao, ZamboTimes, Dec 11, 2014

Manthan (Supplement of Marathi Daily Lokmat), Dec 7, 2014
The North-South divide
Rina Saeed Khan, Dawn Sunday Magazine (Pakistan), Nov. 16, 2014
IPCC for phasing out coal, but India plans to make coal washing mandatory
Urmi Goswami, Economic Times Bureau, Nov 8, 2014
IPCC dropped key chart ‘inconvenient’ to developed world: CSE
Vishwa Mohan, TNN, Nov 7, 2014
Developed Nations Forced IPCC To Drop Climate Chart: Indian Advocacy Group
Bernama, Nov 7, 2014
More extreme weather events in coming years: Centre for Science and Environment
FirstPost, Nov 6, 2014
More extreme weather events in the coming years: CSE
Zee News, Nov 7, 2014
Climate Change: CSE Ponders Frequency in Cyclones, Flash Floods with Alarm
Microfinance Monitor, Nov 7, 2014
More extreme weather events in the coming years: CSE
IANS, Nov 6, 2014

Chaitrali Chandorkar, Mahrashtra Times

Chaitrali Chandorkar, Mahrashtra Times
 

Presentations

DAY 2 : NOVEMBER 7, 2014 - SESSION 1
The co-benefit agenda
By: Chandra Bhushan, Deputy Director General, CSE
IPCC Fifth Assessment Report Key Messages on Impacts (for Africa)
By: Shreekant Gupta, professor, Delhi School of Economics, New Delhi
Co-benefits of reducing livestock emissions
By: Kamal Kishore, coordinator, Rainfed Livestock Network, Anand, Gujarat
Forests and Climate Change Annual Media Briefing on Climate Change New Delhi
By: Sanjay Tomar, Regional Coordinator, South Asia, World Agro-forestry Centre, ICRAF, Delhi
Diesel black carbon
By: Anumita Roychowdhury, executive director-research and advocacy, CSE
DAY 2 : NOVEMBER 7, 2014 - SESSION 2
Appliance Energy Efficiency and Climate Change
By: Archana Walia, director, India Programs, Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program and SEAD Initiative, New Delhi
EESL – Portfolio of Services and Programmes
By: Venkatesh Dwivedi, senior managertechnical, Energy Efficiency Services Ltd, New Delhi
Refrigerators and air-conditioners with natural refrigerants – a safe, energy efficient and climate friendly solution
By: Markus Wypior, Proklima Project Manager, Indo-German Energy Forum (IGEF), GiZ, New Delhi
Energy Efficiency & Climate Change Benefits from Room Air Conditioners – Godrej Perspective
By: B J Wadia, executive vice-president(technology and innovation), Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd, Mumbai
DAY 1 : NOVEMBER 6, 2014 - SESSION 1
Science and impacts of climate change
By: Chandra Bhushan, Deputy Director General, CSE
DAY 1 : NOVEMBER 6, 2014 - SESSION 2
Overview of Extreme Weather Events: What is Predicted for South Asia
By: M Rajeevan, Earth System Science Organization, Ministry of Earth Sciences
Case Studies of Recent Flood Events
By: N.N.Rai, Director, Hydrology (NE), Central Water Commission
Extreme Rainfall & Flood Forecasting
By: N N Rai, Dir(Hydrology ) and V D Roy, Dir(FFM), CWC
Cyclones and Disaster Preparedness
By: Dr. Kamal Lochan Mishra, Chief General Manager,,Odisha State Disaster Management Authority
Climate Justice and “Loss & Damage": Some Key Issues
By: Ambuj Sagar, Vipula and Mahesh Chaturvedi Professor of Policy Studies,IIT, Delhi
DAY 1: NOVEMBER 6, 2014 - SESSION 3
Climate Resilient Practices: NICRA Experiences
By: Ch. Srinivasa Rao Director, CRIDA, Hyderabad
Climate adaptation actions for resilient livelihoods: Reflections from Nepal
By: Ajaya Dixit, general secretary, Institute for Social and Environment Transition – Kathmandu, Nepal

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