Online Training on Understanding Environmental Laws for Better Environmental Management

Background

India has a comprehensive system of regulations to protect its natural environment and the health of its people. From the enactment of Water Act in 1974, a number of laws and regulations have been put into force in this regard. However, the intended purposes of these laws are far from being fulfilled due to various reasons. One of the issues which sterns out is a holistic understanding of the different laws and how they should be looked into in a concerted manner for better environmental management.

Considering the need to fill the gaps, Centre for Science and Environment, is organizing a ten days online training course on "Understanding Environmental law for improving environmental management".

Programme Objective

This ten days online course has been designed to capacitate the people working in the field of environment and the prospective environmentalist with an objective to develop a better understanding and knowledge of the laws and their interrelationship. This course will also be beneficial for students as wellwho aspire to develop their carrier in environment field.

The course will be conducted through technological learning tools such as presentations, videos, discussion with experts and reading material.

Learning from the programme

  • Better understanding of environmental governance structure of the country, major institution, and their implementation statistics.
  • Increased understanding of the obligations of industry and individuals under various environmental laws and regulations and how to meet these obligations.
  • Understanding the impacts of violations and noncompliance.
  • Role of National Green Tribunal (NGT), environmental courts and public interest litigation (PIL).
  • Understanding of international treaties and agreements Government of India subscribes to the impact of non-compliance with such agreements on business.
  • Understanding that environmental compliance is not a financial burden but a clear business opportunity

Who can apply?

  • Industry professionals; Environment Consultants; Environment Engineers
  • Researchers and academicians
  • Students aspiring to work in environment field


For any query, please contact:

Ishita Garg,
Training Coordinator
Industrial Air Pollution Team
Email: ishita.garg@cseindia.org

 

 

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COURSE DATE
February 25- March 6, 2021
LAST DATE TO APPLY
February 20, 2021
COURSE FEES
INR 2500
PARTICIPANTS WILL BE AWARDED WITH A “CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION” ON SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF THE PROGRAMME
Feedback from previous trainings
Content of training was useful, convenient and knowledgable, in future such type of training should be organised to update the knowledge.
Ajay Kumar
Very innovative way of learning and excellent support from the day of enrollment till Quiz
Nithyanandan
The course is a good orientation program for beginners. Besides it was thought provoking. It has expanded my horizon for looking at environmental issues. Examples and cases discussed were helpful.
Neha
Lots of Information. The Resource persons were very dedicated.
Amarnatha Reddy Pedaballi