We work with people and organisations and inspire them to achieve an environmentally sustainable way of living and conducting business.
We help individuals and institutions to understand their environmental impacts and create environmentally sound initiatives and sustainable business practices.
We deliver sustainability programmes across a range of sectors and help in developing a shared understanding and purpose around sustainability across all levels in an organisation.
We work with corporations and donors, government institutions, scientific research and academic organisations for developing projects and programmes in diversified areas.
Our scientific research programmes support conservation efforts and contribute to policies and management plans, where possible. We work with premier scientific research institutions, national research laboratories, eminent scientists, young researchers and technology experts in developing projects and programmes in subject areas, such as:
As a science-based conservation institution, we help corporations and businesses in developing educational learning programmes for their employees and stakeholders, grounded in scientific research. True learning comes from combining education with personal experience. Here is a brief overview of some of the thematic areas:
As an environment education institution, we have developed science-based educational and learning programmes on the environment, water, air quality, waste management, sustainable living and energy efficiency for students and teachers. In developing these programmes, we work in collaboration with scientists and educators in schools and colleges, so the programmes are developed in an interdisciplinary and applied approach. Here is a brief overview of some of these programmes:
As a science-based conservation institution, we promote community programmes, grounded in scientific research, that support conservation efforts. We also develop skill development programmes to support nature conservation and livelihood enhancement in rural areas. These initiatives add to scientific knowledge and bridge the gap between science and society. Here is a brief overview of some of the programmes:
We work with scientific research organizations, government institutions and corporations to develop
projects and programmes for a sustainable environment. Our partner organisations bring a diversity of
experience and expertise to various scientific and conservation endeavours.
We have worked with institutions such as Centre for Sustainable Technologies, Indian Institute of Science IISc.,
Environmental Science and Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Technology IIT Bombay,
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology IICT
G.B. Pant National Institute of Himalayan Environment & Sustainable Development, Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan,
UNDP SGP Programme, GIZ India.
We have also worked with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry FICCI Water Mission as knowledge partners to promote citizens’ actions towards the conservation of urban water bodies. Our sustainability programmes have provided experiential learning opportunities for employees from HSBC India, Tata Quality Management Services.
We have worked on the internship programme on corporate sustainability with the Indian Institute of Management IIM Bengaluru. We have also worked with the National Institute of Design NID for the students’ research programme.
We aim at aligning our programmes with some of the National Missions in India, such as Jal Shakti Abhiyan, Urban Forests/Nagar Van, Swachh Bharat Mission, National Action Plan on Climate Change, National Clean Air Programme, Sustainable Agriculture and Afforestation Programmes.
Our programme initiatives also aim at exploring and establishing convergence with some of the Sustainable Development Goals such as – Clean Water and Sanitation (SDG 6), Affordable and Clean Energy (SDG 7), Sustainable Cities and Communities (SDG 11), Climate Action (SDG 13), Life below Water (SDG 14), Life on Land (SDG 15) and Partnerships for the Goals (SDG 17).