ENVIS Centre on Environmental Education and Sustainable Development

Hosted by Centre for Environment Education (CEE), Ahmedabad, India

Sponsored by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India

Sustainable Development
 
Centre for Sustainable Development
Centre for sustainable development (CSD) is a non-profit organization registered in 2003 under the Karnataka Societies Registration Act. Its mission is to promote sustainable development by identifying critical issues in the context of the present and the future and addressing them in a manner which will achieve sustainable outcomes.
They focus on designing and developing sustainable practices for development activities, keep the values of natural ecosystems and importance of their conservation through proper environmental planning and management.
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LEAD (Leadership for Environment and Development)

LEAD (Leadership for Environment and Development) is a unique, ever growing, live international network of professionals and organizations/ institutions, committed to the cause of development – "development that is environmentally sustainable, socially equitable and economically viable."
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The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) is a leading think tank dedicated to conducting research for sustainable development of India and the Global South.
TERI's key focus lies in promoting Clean energy, Water management, Pollution management, Sustainable agriculture, and Climate resilience.
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CERES

Ceres is a non-profit organization advocating for sustainability leadership. We mobilize a powerful network of investors, companies and public interest groups to accelerate and expand the adoption of sustainable business practices and solutions to build a healthy global economy.
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Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were the eight international development goals for the year 2015 that had been established following the Millennium Summit of the United Nations in 2000, following the adoption of the United Nations Millennium Declaration. Each goal had specific targets, and dates for achieving those targets.  

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Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), officially known as Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is a set of seventeen aspirational "Global Goals" with 169 targets between them. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years.

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United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is an agency of United Nations and coordinates its environmental activities, assisting developing countries in implementing environmentally sound policies and practices. UNEP has overall responsibility for environmental problems among United Nations agencies. Its activities cover a wide range of issues regarding the atmosphere, marine and terrestrial ecosystems, environmental governance and green economy.

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United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

UNDP advocates for change and connects countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. It provides expert advice, training, and grants support to developing countries, with increasing emphasis on assistance to the least developed countries. UNDP works with nations on their own solutions to global and national development challenges.

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