Nature Environment & Wildlife Society (Odisha) hosted a sensitization workshop on Habitat conservation during World Habitat Day. The event was held at Chhendipada of Angul district. About 80 participants including village level institution/ organization members and office bearers like Biodiversity Management Committee (BMC) Vanasurakshya Samiti, Panipanchayat are expected at the Event.
The Department of Architecture of the Integral University, Lucknow has organized a seminar titled" SMART CITIES- myths and realities". The aim is raising awareness among the student community, as well as the faculty members of different disciplines, about challenges regarding 'human habitat' being faced world over. The program will be presided over by the Honorable Vice Chancellor / Pro Vice Chancellor of the University. The Chief Guests will be Prof. Jagbir Singh, Principal/ Dean, Faculty of Architecture and APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow. The seminar will mainly focus on issues related to energy conservation and environmental safety though advent of Smart Cities- a movement; the Government of India has recently initiated in the Country. The event takes place on the occasion of World Habitat Day on 5 October, about 250 people are expected to participate.
Karpagam Innovation Centre of the Karpagam College of Engineering celebrates World Habitat Day through an event aimed at engaging engineers at the college to commit in a code of ethics to developing their habitat, Coimbatore. This ceremony will involve candle lighting a candle and participants explaining the individual power and responsibility to shape the future of Coimbatore City. For more information please visit http://www.kce.ac.in
Manipur University will celebrate World Habitat Day 2015 in the Campus on 5 October. This is the fourth time that the celebration takes place in the University. The Vice Chancellor of Manipur University will inaugurate the function. The event will bring together 100 faculty members, Post Graduate and Research scholars. The event takes place in the Seminar hall of the Department of Geography. The discussions will comprise topics on cities life , problems, environment and space available for urban amenities and sustainable environment during the celebration.
The Building Materials & Technology Promotion Council (BMTPC), an inter-Ministerial organisation under the Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation, India will publish a Special Issue of Newsletter titled "Nirman Sarika", on the occasion of World Habitat Day 2015. The publication will focus on the theme of this year's World Habitat Day, Public Spaces for All.
Integral University, Lucknow has organized an event to raise awareness among the Student Community, as well as the Faculty Members of different disciplines, about challenges regarding 'human habitat' being faced world over. Through the Department of Architecture, the Integral University, Lucknow is organizing a seminar titled "SMART CITIES- myths and realities". The program will be presided over by the Honorable Vice Chancellor/ Pro Vice Chancellor of the University and Chief Guest on the occasion will be Prof. Jagbir Singh, Principal/ Dean, Faculty of Architecture, APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow. The seminar will mainly focus on issues related to energy conservation and environmental safety though advent of Smart Cities- a movement; the Government of India has recently initiated in the Country.
The Institution of Engineers in Coimbatore holds a lecture presentation on the World Habitat Day 2015 theme Public Spaces for All with emphasis on statutory requirements. The audience will be 100 engineers within the network.
The Mumbai Environmental Social Network celebrated World Habitat Day through Wall Painting Competition. The event took place in Govandi, Mumbai in efforts to improve and sustain the use of public open space for enhanced community cohesion, civic identity and better quality of life. About 120 participants took part in the event.