Jaipur city dialogue on air quality and transportation challenges: An agenda for action
Date: October 9, 2012
Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), in collaboration with Jaipur Development Authority is organising a workshop – ‘Jaipur city dialogue on air quality and transportation challenges: An agenda for action’. CSE will release the findings of a citizen’s survey on the subject on this occasion.
The workshop will bring all stakeholders together on one platform to discuss and decide on an action plan to make Jaipur more livable – with cleaner air, better public health and increased urban mobility.
Bhure Lal, chairperson of the Supreme Court’s Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority, will deliver the valedictory.
Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2012 Time: 9:30 AM to 2.00 PM Venue: Jupiter Hall, Ramada Hotel, Govind Marg, Raja Park, Jaipur
Indian cities were originally designed as compact entities to reduce travel trip length. But with rapid urbanization and motorization, our sprawling cities are becoming victims of killer pollution, congestion, and a crippling oil guzzling, car dependent infrastructure that endangers our quality of life.