Applications are invited from eligible candidates seeking admission to a diploma course in Preventive Environmental Management. The course commences on August 1, 2004. The inputs under this programme are available online under the E-learning system.
The course, which is being introduced for the first time in India, would be beneficial to those who are involved in the industrial production process?procurement, marketing, legal and administration, as also the NGOs, industrial consultants and activists in the field of environment management and protection.
The programme is likely to help in overcoming the ever-increasing competition in industry on global basis, besides facilitating increased efficiency and environment-related commitments, and decision making together with added accountability.
Detailed information can be obtained from the following address: International Diploma in Preventive Environmental Management, IDPEM Secretariat, 302, Samvad Sankul, Temple Road, Civil Lines, Nagpur-440 001, Tel. 0712-2552725/2552726, Fax 0712-27562723, E-mail: [email protected], Website: www.idpem.com.
The Environmental Information Centre, which has been established by the Forest and Environment Department of Government of India, under the aegis of World Bank, offers specialised training in areas of environment management. One of the important activities of the Environmental Information System is to compile and provide need-based environment-related data to the industry and educational institutes. The data include environment-related aspects and impacts out of the developmental activites, adequate precautions to be taken, implementation and compliance under the environment-related legislation wherein expert views on the subjects are available.
The system also adequately deals with the information update covering areas such as national reserved forests, geological issues, environmental impact at the seashore, soil analysis, treatment of discharged water, traffic-related projects, socio-economic issues, etc.
The compiled information would be effectively useful to students, academicians, research students and government/company officials alike.
For detailed information, contact: Environmental Information Centre, 268-278, Hotel Samrat, Kautilya Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110021. E-mail: [email protected]