A series of pre-events hosted in various Indian cities to deliberate on and highlight the sustainability issues vital to that region.
Environmental Technologies Conference
September 26-27, 2017
IFAT India, India's leading environmental trade fair for water, sewage, refuse and recycling along with The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) a think tank dedicated to conducting research for sustainable development is organizing a conference named, Environmental Technologies Conference by TERI-powered by IFAT in Mumbai on September 26-27, 2017.
IFAT India will facilitate an additional high class dialogue with multiple stakeholder groups, including representatives notably from industries like air and water management, environment and waste management. The powerful platform will witness deliberations on the need for cleaner and resource-efficient environmental technologies that are effective and economically viable.
The Conference deliberations will, therefore, also seek to address development priorities with a focus on the need to make appropriate choices while adopting technologies and building infrastructure.. It will engage senior government officials, members of civil society, academia and other stakeholders and will focus on the themes of: Air Pollution, Solid Waste Management and Urban Water Management in the context of Sustainable Development.
These deliberations will be further posed at the World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS), the annual flagship event of TERI to be hosted from 15-17 February, 2018 in New Delhi.
Urban Landscapes: Transformative Approaches
February 28, 2017
TERI in collaboration with the Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCC&I) hosted the first pre-event in the run-up to the next edition of the WSDS. The Kolkata Regional Dialogue was the first in a series of dialogues to be hosted later in the calendar year in the Indian urban conglomerates of Mumbai and Bengaluru. This series of Dialogues addresses key urban issues related to the realms of – waste, water management and sustainable habitat. This particular session brought together, experts working on various issues at the urban level, to discuss the various facets and challenges we face and find solutions to them.
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