An event was organised with Gram Vaani on 20th October at Nari Shakti CLF office in Kashipur, Varanasi, to facilitate the winners of the recently piloted digital Kaun Banega Business Leaders (KBBL) in Varanasi and Ghazipur, Uttar Pradesh.
#KBBL20 Oct 2023 10:00 Am Varanasi
Development Alternatives Group organised a Materials & Technologies working group consultation for the project ‘Transforming the sBuilt Environment through Sustainable Materials’, with the support of the Odisha State Housing Board (OSHB) at the Conference Hall at Odisha Urban Academy, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
#sustainablehousing17 Oct 2023 01:30 PM – 6:00 PM Odisha Urban Academy, Odisha, Bhubaneswar
Development Alternatives, in collaboration with the Government of Uttar Pradesh, Department of Environment, Forest and Climate Change carried out a survey of a rejuvenated pond located in Gevra gundera village, Talbehat block of Lalitpur district in Uttar Pradesh for its impact assessment.
#ImpactAssessmentFramework15 Oct 2023 Lalitpur, Uttar Pradesh
Development Alternatives joined The Nature Conservancy and an array of other research institutions and think tanks in discussing the need and scope for strengthening a science-policy-praxis interface for sustainability in India, on October 13th in New Delhi.
#MissionAmritSarovar13 Oct 2023 New Delhi, India
The "Expert Consultation - SDG Blueprint for Sustainable Agriculture" at the India Habitat Center was a pivotal event that shed light on the complex interplay between sustainable agriculture and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It provided a platform for experts from various fields to share their insights and experiences, ultimately working towards a more sustainable and prosperous future for India's agriculture sector. As we progress toward achieving the 2030 Agenda, the insights from this consultation will serve as a valuable guide, helping to shape policy recommendations and strategies for a better, more sustainable world.
#SustainableFuture13 Oct 2023 Delhi
Under the project on Pond Maintenance and Biodiversity Conservation with HCL Foundation, the DA team organised a plantation drive around Milak Lachhi pond in Gautam Buddha Nagar.
#plantationdrive13 Oct 2023 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Milak Lachhi, Gautam Buddha Nagar, Uttar Pradesh
Development Alternatives presented their work in the area of Inclusive Entrepreneurship at the Work4Progress (W4P) Annual Conference in Barcelona, Spain. The Conference was held from 9th to 11th October and brought together more than 15 organisations who are a part of W4P Global Network and other initiatives supported by "la Caixa" Foundation.
#InclusiveEntrepreneurship09 Oct 2023 to 11 Oct 2023 Barcelona, Spain
Development Alternatives advocates for empowering local communities and incorporating traditional knowledge into adaptation efforts in a side event at the Adaptation Futures 2023, on October 06 in Montreal, Canada. This side event was supported by the Adaptation Fund and witnessed Zeenat Niazi sharing insights from an evaluation of the AF-funded projects in India, co-led by the Climate Action Network South Asia (CANSA) between 2019 and 2021.
#GreenEconomy06 Oct 2023 Montreal, Canada
Equality4Progress, a joint effort by Development Alternatives (DA) and the Bank of America, focuses on empowering women in rural India, specifically in the Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh. It aims to create 10 'emPowered platforms,' establish 2,000 women-run enterprises, and generate 5,000 job opportunities.
#InclusiveEntrepreneurship04 Oct 2023 to 06 Nov 2023 Jhansi and Niwari
As part of the project “SDGs Business Model Verification Survey with the Private Sector for Training of Casting Engineers in India” being jointly implemented by Kimura Foundry and E-Square Inc in association with TARA as the local partner in India, Kimura in collaboration with Karnataka German Technical Training Institute, inaugurated Kimura Casting Training Course at KGTTI, Bengaluru.
#SkillDevelopment04 Oct 2023 11 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Karnataka German Technical Training Institute