Manthan Adhyayan Kendra

Manthan Adhyayan Kendra is a centre set up to research, analyse and monitor water and energy issues from the perspective of just, equitable and sustainable development. Manthan was set up in 2001 at Badwani (M.P.) The activities of Manthan. including analysis and advocacy are now being run from two locations, Badwani and Pune.

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Thoughts on the Way Forward – The CSIR-NEERI Report regarding the draft EIA Notification 2020

CSIR-NEERI’s report on “Collation and Review of the comments/suggestions received from all the stake holders on the draft EIA Notification 2020” concludes that there are genuine concerns from the stakeholders with respect to the provisions of the draft EIA Notification 2020. While, Manthan appreciates this effort made by CSIR-NEERI, we think it is important that a way forward is necessary to address the gaps in the process undertaken by NEERI, as well as to ensure a logical follow up of all the comments received. In that context, Manthan is Proposing a way forward to initiate the discussion on the same.  Read Here