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a KICS Sharing Session

Friday, 11th February 2011,


Session I:Mumbai & Climate Change

The City Calling: A Discussion Trigger Film by CED. 10 mins

Weather Mumbai: As seen from Colaba Observatory, Dr. R V Sharma, Deputy Director, Indian Meteorological Department, Mumbai.

Future Tense: What my Crystal Ball sees - Darryl D'Monte, Forum for Environmental Journalists, Mumbai

Session II:Cancun Comes a Cropper?

Negotiating Realities & Carbon Budgets – Prof. T. Jayaraman, Tata Institute for Social Sciences, Mumbai.

A Feel of Cancun - Bolivia to Ramesh! - Meena Menon, The Hindu, Mumbai

No, Thank You- Praful Bidwai, Journalist, New Delhi

Session III: Amchi Mumbai, Amchi Vaat -Low Carbon Paths.

City Farming: A short film by CED, 17 mins.

Nurturing the Waste-SSS style- Jyoti Mhapsekar, Stree Mukti Sanghatana, Mumbai

City Maker’s as Homeless in Mumbai - Abhishek Bharadwaj: Alternative Realities, Mumbai:

Connecting Growers and Consumers- Ubai Hussein, MOFCA/Hari Bhari Tokri, Mumbai

To Market, To Work through Public Transport - Ashok Datar.




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