Indian Environment Forum (IEF)
The National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) pulls together a number of the government’s existing National plans on water, renewable energy, energy efficiency agriculture and others – bundled with additional ones – into a set of eight missions with the aim of addressing climate change effectively.
National Mission for a “Green India” is one of the eight missions of NAPCC. Its Goals include the afforestation of 6 million hectares of degraded forest lands and expanding forest cover from 23% to 33% of India’s territory.
Aim of IEF:
Improve education, awareness-raising and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction and early warning.
Composition of Indian Environment Forum
Chief Patron: Hon’ble Justice Imteyaz Murtaza (Retd.)
Patron: Mr. Nadeem Murtaza (Eminent Advocate, High Court Lucknow Bench)
IPYF Chairman: Dr. Syed Sajid Husain Kazmi (Clinical Psychologist)
V. Chairman: Dr. Sufia Talib (M.B.B.S)
Secretary: Dr. Kashif Hasan, Mr. Sagar Saxena
Chairman: Mr. Mohd Mehdi