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Meeting and Book Release of ‘Not in my Backyard’ in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, 16th March, 2017

A one day meeting on Solid Waste Management was conducted in association with Kerala’s Sanitation Programme, called Suchitwa Mission on 16th March, 2017 in Padmam Auditorium, Institute of Management in Government (IMG), Thiruvananthapuram.

The meeting received good participation from urban local bodies (ULBs) from Kerala and other South Indian States - Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Telangana and Tamil Nadu. Also, other stakeholders such as representatives from local government, officials from Suchitwa Mission, academicians and NGOs attended the programme.

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Meeting and Book Release of ‘Not in my Backyard’ in Patna, Bihar, 14th December, 2016

 

A meeting for Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) of the state on Agenda for Swachh Bihar in Patna was conducted by the Centre for Science and Environment on 14th December, 2016 at A.N. Sinha Institute of Social Studies, Patna, Bihar, India. The objective of this programme was to discuss the roadmap for a Swachh Bihar. It is clear that waste management needs to be reinvented in our cities. In light of the new Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016, segregation at source is imperative and the shift needs to be towards treatment and processing.

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Date: December 14, 2016

Do hills need Landfills? The need for Zero Landfill Cities in North East India

Book Release: 'Not in My Backyard'- 10th August, 2016, Guwahati, Assam

What direction should waste management take in North East India? What does the future hold in store? Are landfills the answer? Is Waste-to-energy technology still a good bet? Why segregation is the key? These are some of the questions that come to our minds when thinking about the fragile ecosystem of North East India.

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Date: August 10, 2016

“Climate change poses a powerful challenge to the idea of freedom”: Amitav Ghosh, before the CSE-Penguin release of his latest book, The Great Derangement

Down To Earth, the environment and development fortnightly, celebrates 25 years of its existence by launching Ghosh’s book on climate change; publishes exclusive excerpts and interview

CSE director general Sunita Narain will be in conversation with Ghosh at the launch of the book

Photo gallery: CSE’s Clean City Awards conferred on three Indian cities

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