Kick-Off meeting for Environmental Improvement Drive in Haridwar
28 April 2016, Haridwar
A kick-off meeting was held at State Industrial Development Corporation of Uttarakhand Limited (SIDCUL) Regional Office in Haridwar on April 28, 2016 to discuss the launch of the month-long Environmental Improvement Drive in SIIDCUL’s Integrated Industrial Estate at Haridwar. Representatives of State Infrastructure & Industrial Development Corporation of Uttarakhand (SIIDCUL), SIIDCUL Manufacturers Association Uttarakhand (SMAU), SIIDCUL Industrial Association (SIA), CETP Operator and GIZ participated in the meeting. Mr. Lalit Sharma, Technical Advisor, GIZ made a presentation on the possible activities that can be taken up during the Environment Improvement Drive.
The industries associations SMAU, SIA and SIIDCUL, decided to undertake the Environmental Improvement Drive from June 5, 2015 to July 24, 2016. It was also decided to constitute an “Advisory Group” consisting of members from industries and CETP Operator to work out details of the activities to be undertaken during the Drive.
GIZ had played the role of a facilitator earlier in successfully conducting similar Environmental Drives in the states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Gujrat and is now providing advisory support for the planning and execution of the Drive in IIE Haridwar, under the ongoing Indo-German Development Cooperation Project on “Sustainable and Environment-friendly Industrial Production”.