National Workshop on Renewable Energy & Resilient Livelihoods in Delhi and Bundelkhand

A National Workshop Programme under the GREEN-WIN project to be held in New Delhi on 6 April 2016 and in Bundelkhand (Madhya Pradesh & Uttar Pradesh) on 7 – 9 April 2016.

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NEW DELHI: National Workshop Programme under the GREEN-WIN project is being organized by the Autonomous University of Barcelona and Society for Technology and Action for Rural Advancement (TARA) to develop a national collaboration to apply a solution-oriented approach targeted at increasing our understanding of the links between climate action and sustainability.

Workshop-on-Renewable-EnergyWorkshop on Renewable Energy“The GREEN-WIN project (Green growth and win-win solutions for sustainable climate action), funded by the European Commission under the Horizon 2020 Programme, aims to identify, develop and critically assess the potential of win-win strategies for addressing the climate problem. Under win-win strategies we understand strategies that bring short-term economic benefits to private actors or society as a whole, while supporting sustainable forms of climate mitigation and adaptation.”, TARA informed IndiaCSR.

In GREEN-WIN focuses on the potential of green business models and switching economies to green growth pathways.

The national workshop will contribute to overcoming economic, financial and institutional barriers to sustainable climate action at local and international levels through identifying win-win strategies, green business models and enabling environments which support meeting Sustainable Development Goals via green entrepreneurship. More information on the project and the partners involved can be found at

The main objectives of the Workshop are:
Scoping renewable energy and livelihoods’ context in India.
Discussing innovative green business models in the light of Sustainable Development Goals.
Developing long-term vision for green ‘energy-livelihood’ nexus.
Exposure visits and Stakeholders connect.
Understanding role of private initiatives, knowledge sharing and technology transfer.

The first workshop in April 2016 will be followed by a subsequent workshop in 2017 which will integrate results of our research and engagement to produce shared policy narratives and pathways about how to implement win-win solutions, green growth pathways, green business models and funding mechanisms that support climate action within the framework of sustainable development.

National Workshop Programme will benefit from your inputs and that the meeting will also offer you the opportunity to engage in a fruitful learning process that will help to re-frame the current national and international debate about how to achieve climate, sustainable development and economic goals.

Who’s it for?
Policy makers & government officials
Professionals with expertise in RE / Green Jobs
CSOs / NGOs working on RE / Green Jobs based projects

Organizers will support participants accommodation and travel during the workshop. It is expect to have participants from across India and since it has limited capacity, It is request to respond to this invitation earliest by 25 March 2016.

Please contact in case of any queries and concerns.
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