In Odisha, a meeting with the state Additional Chief Secretary, Environment, firmed up the next steps for implementation of CAAP for the state’s non-attainment cities.
CSE's Industrial Pollution team has worked with the Environmental Protection Agency of Ghana to prepare inspection and audit manuals that are now under the final stage of review by the EPA. Ghana EPA has also asked for assistance in preparing guidelines for environmental management at the fuel filling station.
CSE has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Ministry of Water and Environment, Uganda in February 2020 to help the country meet the water and sanitation challenges in order to meet the Sustainable Development Goal in 2030
CSE has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Faculty of Architecture and Ekistics (FAE)at Jamia Milia Islamia (JMI),
CSE has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Cooperative Research Centre For Water Sensitive Cities (CRCWSC) and Alluvium International, Australia as knowledge partners for mainstreaming Water Sensitive Urban Design and Planning (WSUDP) in India.
CSE has been advocating the use of SFDs for understanding the sanitation situation of the cities and then developing city sanitation plans based on the understanding of sanitation status for quite some time now.
CSE has signed a three-year MoU with the Housing and Urban Development Dept. (HUDD), Govt. of Odisha
The Delhi government has published a draft parking policy which, once notified and implemented, can have far-reaching impacts on the state of pollution and congestion in Delhi.
As part of the Green Campus initiative, CSE has set up a pilot vermicomposting project at the National CPWD Academy on 25 November 2019. CSE invited Vermi-technology expert Dr. Adarsh Pal Vig from the Department of Botanical and Environmental Sciences at Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar to deliver a seminar and set up the pilot.
Zanzibar Local Government Authority has notified the Urban Municipal Council Solid Waste Management (SWM) Regulations, 2019 on 14 November 2019. This is a major win for CSE and a result of sustained effort and engagement.
The Uttar Pradesh State Septage Management Policy was approved by Uttar Pradesh Cabinet on October 22, 2019.