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CSE: Annual Media Briefing



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Souparno Banerjee


Sheeba Madan, programme officer

Participants Feedback

“It was nice attending the briefing. Great deliberations too.
Apollo Mubiru, Online Editor, Vision Media Group, Kampala, Uganda

“It was my pleasure to attend the program. The program was great in a word.”
Dilara Hossain, Staff Reporter, Bangladesh Sangbad Sanstha, Dhaka, Bangladesh

“It was a great experience and learning process during the media briefing. The total process of perceiving and outlook toward the news and especially environment related events has totally changed for me after understanding the politics of environment related issues.”
Pinaki Das, Correspondent, ANI, Agartala, Tripura

"It was an enlightening experience. Despite my over four decades in the field, realisation dawned on how far removed I was on critical issues concerning the environment and our lives.The Clarity of those in the CSE on issues concerning their worksphere spoke of their clear minded approach."
R.K. Misra, Roving Editor, Free Press Journal, Mumbai; State Correspondent, Associated Press (AP),Delhi; Outlook, Delhi; Hitavada, Nagpur; and Daily Post, Chandigarh

“Thanks CSE once again. It is first time for me to attend such meet and was very informative for me to learn, how much the climate change has caused to other countries.”
Tashi Tenzin, Reporter, Kuensel, Thimphu, Bhutan















Media Clippings

Vidusara Science magazine (Sri Lanka), Dec 10, 2014 issue

Vidusara Science magazine (Sri Lanka), Dec 10, 2014 issue
CSE, India holds Annual Media Briefing on Climate Change
Riza P. Lacbao, ZamboTimes, Dec 11, 2014

Manthan (Supplement of Marathi Daily Lokmat), Dec 7, 2014
The North-South divide
Rina Saeed Khan, Dawn Sunday Magazine (Pakistan), Nov. 16, 2014
IPCC for phasing out coal, but India plans to make coal washing mandatory
Urmi Goswami, Economic Times Bureau, Nov 8, 2014
IPCC dropped key chart ‘inconvenient’ to developed world: CSE
Vishwa Mohan, TNN, Nov 7, 2014
Developed Nations Forced IPCC To Drop Climate Chart: Indian Advocacy Group
Bernama, Nov 7, 2014
More extreme weather events in coming years: Centre for Science and Environment
FirstPost, Nov 6, 2014
More extreme weather events in the coming years: CSE
Zee News, Nov 7, 2014
Climate Change: CSE Ponders Frequency in Cyclones, Flash Floods with Alarm
Microfinance Monitor, Nov 7, 2014
More extreme weather events in the coming years: CSE
IANS, Nov 6, 2014

Chaitrali Chandorkar, Mahrashtra Times

Chaitrali Chandorkar, Mahrashtra Times
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Date: November 6-7, 2014

Media Interaction on Impending Rural Crisis

Raipur Press Club, Raipur, Chhattisgarh

Saturday, April 11, 2015, 11 a.m.

National growth needs to be supported by a booming rural economy. Yet, all is not upbeat in rural India. A dip in wages, declining investments in rural schemes and agriculture, extreme weather events and changing rainfall patterns along with a host of other factors combine to indicate an impending rural crisis.

We invite you to join Centre for Science and Environment experts in a discussion at the Raipur Press Club.

Registration is on the spot and free.

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Date: April 11, 2015

CSE Media Fellowship Briefing: Urbanscapes: how sustainable are our buildings and cities?

May 1-2, 2014

Casuarina Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi 

Electricity accounted for 57 per cent of total energy consumption during 2011-12 in India -- the building sector used up close to 40 per cent of this electricity.

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Date: May 1-2, 2014

Press Invitation: How ‘green’ is India’s thermal power industry?

CSE to release its Green Rating of coal-fired thermal power plants

47 plants – almost 50% of the industry total – rated by CSE’s Green Rating Programme

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Date: February 21, 2015

Press Conference Invite: How should Delhi control its galloping air pollution and mobility problems?

How should Delhi control its galloping air pollution and mobility problems? 

CSE presents a roadmap for the new government

Friday, February 20, 2015

CSE Office, Core 6A, Fourth Floor, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi

2.00 PM

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Date: February 20, 2015

CSE Media Fellowships Programme for the Global South

Date: May 2015-July 2015

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) is a New Delhi-based public interest research and advocacy organisation and is the recipient of the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize. It was recently ranked 17th among a global listing of top environmental think tanks in the Global Go To Think Tank Index, compiled each year by the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program of the University of Pennsylvania in the US.. 

Roundtable on ‘German Energiewende - Lessons for India's Solar Rooftop Programme’

Germany has made remarkable progress in deployment of renewable energy. This energy transformation or ‘Energiewende’ from fossil fuel to renewable energy is attributed to German policies with particular focus on feed-in tariffs. It has encouraged solar rooftop installations and as of Dec 2013, Germany had an installed capacity of 8.7 gigawatts (GW) of solar rooftop.

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Date: February 14, 2015

Popular CSE books on discount at the World Book Fair

Much of CSE’s groundbreaking research is published and is made available through publications. CSE will have a stall at the World Book Fair from February 14 to 22 where a large collection of books will be available. Many of these books will appeal to the lay reader such as the one below:

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