Status of initiative: Completed
Description/achievement of initiative

Energy, in specific, the availability of Sustainable energy is integral to create the Future We Want in India and the world. Sustainable Energy for All India Program (2014-2015), as part of the decade long Rio India effort, aims to inspire citizens of India, especially students, into Sustainable Energy related realities and opportunities through education programs and workshops.

Implementation methodologies

UN Decade of Sustainable Energy for All India Program coordinators (official academic / organizational staff) and ambassadors (students) encourage participation in the program. They will facilitate on campus awareness initiatives, group discussions, and assessments as well as attempt to rope in authorities to implement initiatives related to Sustainable Development.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

The Do It Yourself projects included in the content of UN Decade of Sustainable Energy for All India Program as well as the related support from in-kind partners will empower participants with the know-how to take on-ground initiatives related to Sustainable Energy, Water Cooperation and overall Sustainable Development.

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

UN Decade of Sustainable Energy for All India Program will be facilitated by hundreds of coordinators (official academic / organizational staff) and ambassadors (students). They will coordinate with participants and IARC to spread the message of Sustainable Energy & Sustainable Development and encourage participation in the program.

Partner(s)

Sustainia
Deliverables
2014
To get 10,000 participants involved in Sustainable energy & Sustainable Development program
2015
To catalyse on-ground Sustainable Energy related initiatives in at least 100 institutes / communities
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Goal 7
Goal 7
Resources devoted to implementation
Financing (in USD)
15,000 USD
Staff / Technical expertise
2 full-time admin resources, 2 part-time academic resources
Progress reports
Cut off date each year: 1 May
SMART
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
SDGs
Information
Location: Mumbai,India
Date of completion: 22 Apr 2015
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
Pushkar Ganesh Vaidya, pushkar.iarc@gmail.com

Documents
#SDGAction2470
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