Seminar on “Climate Change and Desertification: Renewable Energy Solutions for Enhancing Mitigation Potential in Rajasthan”


Date: 10 January, 2019

Venue: Hotel Brys Fort, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan



Environment Information System is a nationwide network established by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), Government of India. Resource Partners from The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and Central Arid Zone Research Institute (CAZRI) are jointly organizing a one day seminar to discuss issues in climate change and desertification through renewable energy solutions. The seminar will focus on the future of renewable energy expansion for enhanced energy availability in arid, semi-arid, and dry regions of Rajasthan which are under the threat of desertification. It will discuss technological and policy-based solutions for a move towards increased renewable energy capacity in the state, which can serve as adaptation and mitigation pathways for the dry region. It will also provide a platform to share best practices, models, experiences, and lessons learned.

To register yourself for the seminar kindly contact to

Dr J P Singh, Principal Scientist, ENVIS Co-ordinator and Workshop Co-ordinator, ICAR-Central Arid Zone Research Institute, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

Mob: 7976730578; Email:

Ms Pallavi Shukla, Information Analyst, Programme Officer and Workshop Co-ordinator, ENVIS Resource Partner on Renewable Energy and Climate Change, TERI, Darbari Seth Block, IHC Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi 110 003, India