Prakash Javadekar said, Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change would be organising “Chintan Shivir” with its officers in Southern, Northern and North-Eastern parts of India. This would be the unique and innovative initiative enabling officers from Environment, Forest, Pollution boards and Scientists from the concerned departments to participate in the shivir (conference) for two days to introspect and discuss about various aspects related to environment Ministry. He was speaking at the Press Conference in New Delhi today.
Speaking further Shri Javadekar said, Chitan Shivir is organised in order to enable young officers to share their experiences. The chintan shivir would see four sessions, as “how to ensure people`s participation -suggestions and experiences”, “My innovative experiments in my area of working”, “Suggestion about changes in Laws and rules governing environment, forest, Air, water, pollution, etc.” and “Suggested changes in our administrative processes to deliver good governance”. Chitan Shivir is an effort to make Ministry a “People Centric Ministry” said Shri Javadekar.
Chintan Shivir would be organised in Bangalore, Bhopal and Guwahati, covering states of Southern, Northern and North-eastern parts of the country respectively. In this close door event, each participating officer would be given an opportunity to speak and put forth his/her suggestions in an effective and precise manner. These suggestions/ideas would be recorded for further action/implementation