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  project name ~ Advocacy of non-compliance with Env. Clear. Cond.

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  Project Name

 

Advocacy of non-compliance with Env. Clear. Cond.

  NGO

 

Kalpavriksh

  Category

 

Environment

  District

 

Delhi

  State

 

Delhi

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 413300

 

  Year Approved

 

2009

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Bindu Viswanathan

 

Austin

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

This project involves advocacy related to non-compliance of environment clearance conditions of development projects through (1) processing and dissemination of the results of a previous set of case studies, (2) bringing together a meeting of regional office representatives, officials at MoEF Delhi, civil society groups, relevant remedial bodies and media for a discussion on non-compliance of EIA guidelines.


 
 

  Achievements

 

 

Will be added

 

  Goals

 

 

(1) Preparation of a CD with all documents obtained from previous case studies, including data obtained through RTI. (2) Bringing together a meeting of regional office representatives, officials at MoEF Delhi, civil society groups, relevant remedial bodies and media for the dissemination of the findings. (3) Media advocacy both in the form of sharing data with journalists as well as writing analytical articles/papers in newspapers/journals. (4) Ongoing additional action research and data collection on compliance and monitoring along with partner organizations using RTI. (5) Ongoing advocacy using the information being gathered and processed through journalists, direct petitioning to MoEF, litigation if felt necessary, feeding relevant information to ongoing struggle groups, and using existing meetings and network forums to highlight the issue of non-compliance and lack of monitoring.

 
 

  


 
 
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