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A host of Special Events, preceding the Summit, allow experts the space and the time to discuss and debate solutions pertaining to the critical challenges faced by mankind. These events aim at engaging area specialists in focused discussions on myriad issues

Title Sponsor Date/Time Venue Concept Note
International Conference on Agriculture & Climate Change Department of Biotechnology, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, National Board for Agricultural Development, Defence Research Development Organization 29 & 30 January 0900-1800 hrs Silver Oak, IHC Climate change is emerging as one of the threats, which can seriously hamper crop productivity, thus threatening the food security of the world’s most economically disadvantageous section...Read More
TERI-Rockefeller International Workshop on "Resilient Cities- Experiences from ACCCRN in Asia and Beyond” Rockefeller Foundation 29 January 0945 - 1700 hrs Jacaranda, IHC TERI is a National Partner to the Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network (ACCCRN) supported by the Rockefeller Foundation.The Center for Research in Sustainable Urban Development...Read More
Designing Sustainable Development Goals: A Brainstorming Session DFID 30 January 1000 - 1315 hrs Maple, IHC One of the main outcomes of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, popularly known as the Rio+20 convened in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in June 2012, was the agreement by member States...Read More
YUVA Meet 2013: Green Growth - Preparing Youth for Sustainable Living Sponsors: Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Tetra Pak India Pvt. Ltd. / Partners: United Nations University and RCE-Delhi 28 & 29 January 0900-1700 hrs International Youth Centre (Vishwa Yuvak Kendra) The YUVA (Youth Unite for Voluntary Action) Meet 2013 is an excellent opportunity for youth to enhance their understanding on issues concerning sustainable development, network with like-minded...Read More
The Animals’ Climate Panel Exhibition Norwegian Embassy 28 January to 2 February 1000-1700 daily Chinmaya Mission The Animals` Climate Panel” is an exhibition for kids from age 7 and up, as well as a family exhibition uniting generations. Experience 44 paintings by East African artists – seen from...Read More
Biomass based decentralized energy solutions REEEP, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) 29 January 930-1300 hrs Magnolia, IHC More than 400 million Indians have no electricity, affecting education, income generation and access to information. Biomass is an important energy source, contributing almost 40% of primary...Read More
REDD Plus: South Asia Perspective ICIMOD 31 January 18:00-20:00 hrs Jehangir, Taj Palace Coming soon.
Forest Governance in the context of FRA and PESA MoEF January 30 10:00-14:00 hrs Magnolia, IHC The forestry sector in India has undergone a myriad of changes from state controlled to a more people centric management efforts. This was initiated with...Read More