In 2015, 193 member state countries of the United Nations adopted a new global agenda: the 2030 Agenda for the Sustainable Development with the goal to elevate the world development and to improve all people’s life.
The Agenda which contains 17 Sustainable Development Goals with 169 targets to be accomplished through action programs in collaboration with governments, organizations, companies and the society as a whole at the international, national and local levels.
The Goal 12 aims the sustainable production and consumption and efficient use of natural resources. The goals also gives emphasis on waste management and reducing pollution.
The goals focuses on substantial reduction in the waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse. Adopt technologies to recover waste, make the use of waste materials, think about the post-consumerism and packaging and principle of the producer’s extended responsibility.
The effective waste management is associated with a healthy life and planet in future. Good management of waste also supports the implementation of many others Sustainable Development Goals.
The objectives of the Workshop are as follows:
Coordinator: Dr Yashpal Singh Narwaria, Secretary, SESD, New Delhi
Prof (Dr.) O.P. Agarwal
Mr. Imtiyaz Ali
Date: 28th April, 2021
Google Meet Link: Link will be active at 4.30pm on 28th April, 2021. Participants are requested to join the meeting at sharp 5.00pm.