2nd WeCare Regional Conference for Southern India

The largest industry consortium of sustainability officers of India, WeCare has partnered with India’s policy and development media The Policy Times to organize a series of dialogues around plastic waste management and awareness campaigns on Single-Use-Plastic

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2nd WeCare Regional Conference for Southern India

The second Regional Conference – Southern India of the WeCare Policy Dialogue Series organized by WeCare and The Policy Times scheduled on Friday 11th March 2022 will see participation from Environmental ministries, leading brands, recyclers, and state pollution control boards to discuss Building India’s Recycling Infrastructure in plastic waste management and EPR.

WeCare with The Policy Times is organizing a WeCare Policy Dialogue Series on ‘Issues of Plastic Waste Management & Single-Use Plastics in India.’ The Launch of this first Dialogue series was organized on 25th February 2022 in which 500 industry leaders and policymakers from SPCBs, ULBs, Industry, NGOs, Brands, Institutions from across the country participated. The second Regional Conference – Southern Region of the WeCare Policy Dialogue Series is scheduled on Friday 11th March 2022.

Also Read: WeCare Policy Dialogue Series Regional Conference- Northern India

Conference details: https://events.thepolicytimes.com/WeCaredialogues/

Across India, existing systems for solid waste collection, transportation, and disposal needs improvement, especially in urban areas, where rapidly growing populations create increasingly large amounts of solid waste. The conference will highlight how urban local bodies (ULBs) can effectively manage.

The objectives of the conference are: 

  • Building India’s Recycling Infrastructure
  • Encourages stakeholders to work together before an event occurs.
  • The path to sustainable waste management in Indian smart cities.
  • Waste Technology Infrastructure & Global Best Practices
  • Ensuring environmental protection through an effective waste management system.
  • Recycling and Reuse: The Government of India has proposed a resource efficiency policy.
  • An updated look at the future of Solid Waste Management.

2nd WeCare Regional Conference for Southern IndiaShri Thiru. Siva. V. Meyyanathan, Hon’ble Minister of Environment and Pollution Control, Youth Welfare and Sports Development Minister of Tamil Nadu will join as Chief Guest to show the waste management infrastructure in the States/UTs is being strengthened through the Swachh Bharat Mission. Other eminent speakers would include Smt. Golagani Hari Venkata Kumari, MayorGreater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC), Visakhapatnam, Shri Jyothish Chandran G Director (SWM), SUCHITWA MISSION, Local Self Government Department, Government of Kerala, Shri Chenchugarla Krishnamoorphy – Senior Environmental Engineer Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board, Dr. Sheikh Nayeem – Director of Energy & Sustainability, California State University, USA, Dr. Michikazu Kojima – Research Fellow, ERIA & Chief Senior Researcher Institute For Development Economics-JETRO, Japan, Mr. Saurabh Palsania, Group commercial head Dalmia Cement Bharat LTD and 300+ industry leaders from large companies, recyclers, waste pickers, associations, and Sustainability officers will join.

The WeCare Policy Dialogue series is supported by GEM Enviro Management Pvt Ltd, Indian Pollution Control Association (IPCA), Ramky, Rekart Innovations Pvt. Ltd., Mishra Traders C/O Environment Care Solution, and Paperman.

The Organizer(s):

WeCare is a credible platform for companies to collectively engage with various stakeholders and demonstrate leadership while managing plastic waste. It is a united voice of Industry for driving policy advocacy. WeCare (https://www.wecareforenvironment.com/) is a growing consortium of self-motivated businesses focussed on the intent of the PWM Rules, a national platform for stakeholder engagement and Industry voice on EPR and Plastic Circularity.

The Policy Times is the world’s first media on policy and development journalism and a strategic and practical Alliance of Policy and Business experts for policy and business connect leading to prosperity through news and article writings, practical networking, Events, Business intelligence, research, and policy advocacy.

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