Pune, March 2017 : It is well said that youth of today is a future of tomorrow! Those are the ones who come up with innovative ideas. To encourage these ideas regarding environmental awareness, TERRE Policy Centre in association with MIT-SOM College had organized an international Youth Conference on sustainable Livelihood.
The jury panel for the conference included Mr. Ram Boojh, National Programme Officer at UNESCO and Mrs. Roopa Dawane, Environment Consultant at JSW Foundations. Mr. Rajendra Shende, Former Director at UNEP was the chief guest for the conference. Dr. Vinitaa Apte, President, TERRE Policy Centre and Dr. R. M. Chitnis, Principal, MIT-SOM College Pune presided over the conference.
All together 12 papers were presented on various environmental topics like waste management, biodiversity, energy efficiency, climate change etc. This year is the consecutive 4th year TERRE is organizing such conference for the environmental awareness.