Orientation programme on Air pollution and sustainable transportation strategies | Centre for Science and Environment


Orientation programme on Air pollution and sustainable transportation strategies

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Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) is organising a three-day orientation programme on Air pollution and sustainable transportation strategies at New Delhi from February 26 – 28, 2013. This programme aims to deepen the understanding of issues of air pollution and its sources, air quality monitoring, management and governance, challenges and solutions for clean and safe vehicle technology and fuels, management of in-use vehicle fleet and transit traffic and mobility management strategies in order to meet the combined objectives of public health, energy security and climate mitigation.

Course content

  • Pollution challenge of urbanisation
  • Urban air quality monitoring and management
  • Why vehicles are a special challenge?
  • Vehicle technology and clean fuel roadmap
  • Gaseous fuel programmes – an opportunity to leapfrog
  • Challenges of in-use vehicles and vehicle inspection
  • Mobility crisis
  • Challenges of mobility management
  • Sustainable transportation strategies
  • Customised case studies and field visits

Open for: Professionals, consultants, planners, academicians, NGOs and students

A certificate of participation will be awarded to the participants at the end of the programme

Programme schedule

Date: February 26 – 28, 2013

Venue: Centre for Science and Environment
             41, Tughlakabad Institutional Area
             New Delhi – 110062

Time: 10 am to 5.30 pm daily

Course fee: Rs. 8,000 per participant (50% discount for NGOs, academicians and students). The fee includes resource material, refreshments and lunch and transportation for field visits. The course fee does not include participants’ accommodation and travel. CSE can help book appropriate accommodation for the outstation participants close to the venue, the cost for which will be borne by the participants.

How to apply: The course fee should be paid in advance by demand draft/cheque in the name of Centre for Science and environment payable at New Delhi. Add Rs. 15 for all non-Delhi cheques.

Last date for applying: February 20, 2013

For registration, kindly email at priyanka@cseindia.org

 
Course contact:

Priyanka Chandola
Right To Clean Air Campaign
Centre for Science and Environment
41, Tughlakabad Institutional Area
New Delhi – 110062
Tel: +91 - 11 - 29955124
       +91 - 9810414938 (Mobile)
Fax: +91 – 11 - 29955879
Email: priyanka@cseindia.org
 

 

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