World Sustainable Development Summit 2018 15-17 February 2018 | India Habitat Centre, NEW DELHI

The World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS), TERI's flagship event, has been conceptualized as a single platform to accelerate action towards sustainable development and especially climate change. The WSDS series seeks to bring together the finest minds and leading thinkers of the world to focus attention on the challenge of sustainable development and has emerged as a landmark event addressing issues pertinent to the future of humanity.

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Who We are

Realizing that the global exchange of knowledge, ideas and technology is central to all aspects of sustainable development, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), organizes the World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS) as a platform to bring together the finest minds to deliberate on the most pertinent sustainability issues. The Summit Secretariat is housed in the Sustainable Development Outreach and Youth Education division of TERI.


Buoyed by more than 40 years of excellence in research and innovation, TERI is poised for future growth with a philosophy that assigns primacy to sustainable development and environmental governance.

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SDO & YE Division

The Sustainable Development Outreach & Youth Education (SDO&YE) division of TERI ensures that TERI's research and knowledge is shared with varied audiences including Governments, policy makers, corporates etc.

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