Press Conference: Air Pollution in Kolkata

Kolkata Clean Air organized a press conference on March 22nd focusing on air pollution and health in the city. Panelists included: Dr. Abhijit Sarkar- Lead Consultant, Narayana MultiSpecialty Hospital Dr. Arup Haldar - Consultant Pulmonologist, Columbia Asia Hospital Dr. Chandrakanth - Medical Oncology Narayana Superspeciality Hospital Dr. Lalit Kapoor - Cardiac Surgeon, RN Tagore Hospital … Continue reading Press Conference: Air Pollution in Kolkata

Consulting opportunity- Maldives

The Ministry of Energy and Environment, Maldives is seeking to recruit an Air Quality Management Expert with experience in developing vehicle emission standards to assist the Maldives to revise the existing vehicle emission standards. See details below: Maldives_Consultancy for air quality expert

Community Spotlight: Avril Unger

When Art Meets Air Pollution In February 2018, Avril Unger, a performance artist collaborated with Jhatkaa, a Bengaluru-based advocacy and campaigning organization for her latest piece, an art installation on air pollution.  Read about it here and here. An excerpt from the news piece: "You’d probably be perplexed at the sight of her, performance artist … Continue reading Community Spotlight: Avril Unger

Spotlight: CSTEP

The Center for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP) is an Indian not-for-profit research organisation incorporated in 2005 u/s 25 of The Companies Act, 1956. As one of the largest think tanks in South-East Asia, its mission is to enrich policy-making with innovative approaches, using science and technology for a sustainable, secure and inclusive society. … Continue reading Spotlight: CSTEP

Event Alert: Seminar for Journalists

Understanding & Reporting Climate, Air Pollution & Health – A Seminar for Journalists WHAT: The proposed workshop aims to help environmental and health journalists understand the scientific data around air monitoring, particularly the data available for monitoring air quality in Chennai, its health implications and the need for immediate action. WHERE: Press Institute of India (website) … Continue reading Event Alert: Seminar for Journalists

Job opportunities

[1] Research Associate, NEERI - Details  Last date: January 30, 2018 Project title: Short term Air Pollution Control System for Green Energy & Crematoria (DPCC, Delhi) [2] Senior Air Quality Consultant, Arcadis Consulting- Details  [3] Research Assistant/Associate, Newcastle University - Details For informal enquiries please contact Dr Anil Namdeo ( [4] Jobs at Smart Air India- Details   [5] Internship opportunities at … Continue reading Job opportunities