CSE round table discusses schools' role in environmental policy making

New Delhi:  January 19, 2012

Should a school’s role be maximised as a resource for the community and neighbourhood? A round table conference organised by the Environment Education Unit (EEU) of the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) discussed the critically relevant viewpoint. The agenda for the discussion was ‘Should schools lobby for policy changes for the neighbourhood?’

The panelists included heads of schools; Joint Secretary Environment, Ministry of Environment and Forests; Senior Scientific Officer, Delhi Government’s Department of Environment; senior officials from the Ministry of Human Resource and Development; as well as representatives from independent environment initiatives.