Kolkata: The World Sustainable Development Summit 2021 is going to be held today, at 6:30 p.m (IST). The event will start from today and will end on 12th February, 2021.
It is a annual flagship event of “The Energy and Resources Institute” (TERI), it will be 20th edition of the event. The main topics of discussion will be Energy Transition, Clean Oceans, Adaptation and Resilience, Industry Transition, Circular Economy, Air Pollution, Nature-based Solutions, Green Growth, Transport, Climate Change and Finance.
The event will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi through video conference and will be attended by H.E. Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, James Marape, Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, Mohamed Nasheed, Speaker of the People’s Majlis, Republic of Maldives, Amina J Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General, United Nations, and Prakash Javadekar Union Minister of Environment Minister.
The event is partnered by The Minister of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy and Ministry of Earth Sciences.