Kolkata City Dialogue on Air Quality and Transportation Challenge: An Agenda for Action

Kolkata, March 16, 2011

New Delhi-based Center for Science and Environment (CSE) invites you to a day-long city dialogue on ‘Air Quality and Transportation Challenge: An Agenda for Action’. CSE’s clean air and urban mobility team is organising this dialogue in collaboration with the Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA).

The objective of this meet is to discuss critical issues of air quality management, public health protection, and the challenges of public transport and congestion. The expected participants include key transport and air quality regulators, state government representatives, concerned citizens, civil society organisations and media persons writing on the issue.

This forum will capture the learning from initiatives adopted in Kolkata and share experiences from Delhi and other cities to evolve strategies for future policy action.

Day and date: Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Time: 10.30 AM onwards

Venue: Royal Bengal Auditorium, City Centre, Salt Lake City, Kolkata

For more details, contact Vivek Chattopadhyaya (vivek@cseindia.org , 9911791243) or Roohi Sahay (sroohi@cseindia.org, 9871595244).