| Last Updated:: 22/06/2017



International Day of Yoga 2017

CERC- ENVIS celebrated International Day of Yoga on 21st June, 2017 at office. The centre commemorate the day along with the staff of the host organisation. One of staff member Ms. Sandhya Avinash, a trained yoga teacher gave a talk on importance of yoga and its effect on health and also taught different “asanas” that can be easily done. Report

Swachha Bharat Pakhwada - 2017

CERC -ENVIS participated in Swachch Bharat Pakhawada (1-15 June 2017) and visited schools, Slums, Pols- a housing cluster which comprises many families of a particular group for bringing the awareness amongst them for keeping their home and nearby places clean. Also, prepared and distributed pamphlets to locals to enhance awareness about Cleanliness, Solid Waste Segregation and Tips to make Compost .Report

World Environment Day 2017

As a part of ‘Green Connect’ initiative, FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO)Ahmedabad Chapter, in association with Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB), Regional office, Ahmedabad hosted a programme on “Connect with Nature” on the World Environment Day at Ahmedabad Management Association (AMA). Ms. Priyanka Joshi, Research Associate, ENVIS- CERC participated in the Event.

World Consumer Rights Week 2016, 13–17 March 2017 on " Building a Digital World Consumers Can Trust."

CERC-ENVIS and CERC celebrated World Consumer Rights Week (13-17 March 2017) to mark World Consumer Rights Day which falls on March 15 by joining a global campaign to get " Building a Digital World Consumers Can Trust."

National Consumer Week (19-23 December 2016)

National Consumer Week (19-23 December 2016)

World Antibiotic Awareness Week (14-20 November 2016)

World Antibiotic Awareness Week (14-20 November 2016)

Outreach programme - October - December 2016

CERC-ENVIS team is visiting to different academic institutions and addressing the students. Team also make aware the visitors and students of the different academic institutions who visit the organization. The goal of this activity is to create awareness among the students and general public about the activities of ENVIS. These students are also encouraged and motivated to practice the activities that helps to save environment.

 

Activity with students of different academic institutions

 

“Green Action Week -2016, 1 - 9 October on “Safer and more sustainable food for all”

CERC-ENVIS Centre along with CERC celebrated the Green Action Week Campaign 2016 – “Safer and more sustainable food for All” aimed to facilitate awareness generation among the students and consumers of Ahmedabad city of Gujarat about consumer rights, consumer protection, organic food, organic farming and benefits of organic food. Green Action Week is a global campaign to promote sustainable consumption. We are working together for Organic Food and Farming for All. Join us!

Outreach programme -July-Sept 2016

CERC-ENVIS team is visiting to different academic institutions and addressing the students. Team also make aware the visitors and students of the different academic institutions who visit the organization. The goal of this activity is to create awareness among the students and general public about the activities of ENVIS. These students are also encouraged and motivated to practice the activities that helps to save environment.

 

Activity with students of different academic institutions

 

Visit of officials of IEKA foundation, Netherland and Consumers International, London

Swachch Bharat Abhiyan June 2016

ENVIS-CERC participated in Swachch Bharat Mission and took the initiative for bringing the awareness amongst the locals for keeping their home and nearby places clean. Report

“NATIONAL SEMINAR on Environmental and Occupational Health June 5-6, 2016 National Institute of Occupational Health (ICMR), Ahmedabad”

National Institute of Occupational Health (NIOH) organised a National Seminar on Environmental and Occupational Health at Ahmedabad on 5 -6 June 2016. The objective of the seminar was to provide a platform for discussion, sharing and exchange of ideas and insights on issues related to environmental and occupational health. One session was dedicated to the Role of ENVIS in National Development. Dr Ashoka Ghosh of CERC-ENVIS centre presented a paper on “Role of ENVIS in eco-labelling and promotion of eco-friendly products. Mr Rikeen Makwana of CERC ENIS also participated.: Report

“Science Express: Climate Action Special”

ENVIS CERC has participated in Science Express: Climate Action Special at Gandhinagar Railway Station 5-7 May 2016 : Report

“Seminar on “Cleaner Production & Clean Technology” ”

Gujarat Cleaner Production Centre – ENVIS Centre organised a seminar on “Cleaner Production & Clean Technology” in association with the Association of Chemical Technologists (ACTI) at Hotel Four points Sheraton on 19th march 2016 from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm. Dr. Ashoka Ghosh and Mr. Rikeen Makwana participated the seminar.: Report

“World Consumer Rights Week 2016, 8–15 March 2016 on “Antibiotics Off the Menu.”

CERC-ENVIS and CERC celebrated World Consumer Rights Week (8-15 March 2016) to mark World Consumer Rights Day which falls on March 15 by joining a global campaign to get "Antibiotics off the Menu."

National Consumer Week (21-24 December 2015)

National Consumer Week (21-24 December 2015) and Science Fair on 11-12th January 2016

Re-Envis 2015: ‘Ecological Aspects of Renewable Energy Development in India’ (4 December 2015)

A seminar was organised by ENVIS centres of Gujarat Ecological Commission, Gandhinagar and TERI, New Delhi on ‘Ecological Aspects of Renewable Energy Development in India’ at GEER Foundation, Gandhinagar on 4th December 2015. Dr. Ashoka Ghosh and Rikeen Makwana participated the seminar.

“Green Action Week -2015, 28th September - 4th October on “Safer and more sustainable food for all”

CERC-ENVIS Centre along with CERC celebrated the Green Action Week Campaign 2015 – “Safer and more sustainable food for All” aimed to facilitate awareness generation among the students and consumers of Ahmedabad city of Gujarat about consumer rights, consumer protection, organic food, organic farming and benefits of organic food.

 

Consumer Education and Research Centre organised an event on Swachch Bharat from 25th September - 1st October 2014