Center for Science and Environment is a premier environment think tank based out of New Delhi in India. It was first set up in 1982 when it introduced Compressed National Gas (CNG) as a fuel in order to reduce carbon emissions in India. It has since then been a key advocate in raising awareness about environmental issues in India.
Challenge of the Balance (July 13 to August 14, 2015) offered by Centre for Science and Environment, a premier environmental think tank based in New Delhi, is for youth with an interest in the environment and who want first-hand experience of Southern perspectives concerning the environment-development debate.
In 2014 for this inter disciplinary summer school participants came from Germany, Portugal, Spain, UK, Bhutan, Nepal, Bangladesh and India.
Participants will see practical, technical and sustainable solutions that benefit the grassroot community (water management, decentralised solid; liquid waste management; meeting a community’s energy needs, etc.) through field excursions.
Faculty: working development professionals, eminent environmentalists, noted academicians from leading universities, grassroots activists and CSE's own senior researchers.
End of course assignment: Write, edit, shoot - hone your journalism skills with guidance from our journalists.
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