2nd Deliberation Workshop: Accelerating Social Impact Solutions Through Collective Action Between Industry & Start-Ups

CEGET organised its 2nd Deliberation Workshop: Accelerating Social Impact Solutions Through Collective Action Between Industry & Start-Ups at Bombay Chambers of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), Mumbai on May 29, 2019. The event was curated in partnership with Chalk Talk.

With participation by over 40 business leaders, some of the key CEOs, CXOs, were present in the workshop, including the CEO of Thane Smart City, Mr Sameer Unhale. Deliberations were focused around SDG 6 (Water); SDG 12 (Consumption); SDG 11 (Cities) SDG 13 (Climate Action); SDG 17 (Partnerships).


Thane Smart City To Be The 1st SDG City Of India

Global Compact Network India (GCNI) signs anMoU with Thane Smart City Limited (TSCL)

GCNI CEGET signed a Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Advisory MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with Thane Smart City Limited on 31st May, 2019. Under the MoU CEGET will provide Thane Smart City Limited (TSCL) its assessment on SDG parameters and SDG advisory.



Deliberation Workshop in Hyderabad on April 12, 2019

Centre of Excellence for Governance, Ethics and Transparency (CEGET) at Global Compact Network India (GCNI) organised a Deliberation Workshop: Accelerating Social Impact Solutions Through Collective Action Between Industry & Start-Ups in Hyderabad on April 12, 2019.

The Workshop focused on Urban innovation and solutions, related to the Sustainable Development Goals 8, 9 and 17, and their specified targets.


Shabnam Siddiqui with Thane Smart City CEO Sameer Unhale

Ms. Shabnam Siddiqui, Director of Centre of Excellence for Governance, Ethics and Transparency (CEGET) and Mr. Somnath Singh, Program Manager with Thane City CEO Mr. Sameer Unhale and his team at its 2nd Need Assessment workshop on Tuesday 26th March, 2019 at Mumbai.


Ms. Shabnam Siddiqui in interaction with fellow Chevening alumni

Ms. Shabnam Siddiqui, Director Centre of Excellence for Governance Ethics and Transparency at Global Compact Network - India attend the Chevening High Tea at the residence of Mr. Crispin Simon, British Deputy High Commissioner Mumbai, on 2nd March 2019.

The interactions with fellow Chevening alumni was enlightening and discussion with The Rt Hon Mark Field MP, Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific extremely informative about the keen interest and role of UK in India.


2nd Business Roundtable for Smart Cities

Centre of Excellence for Governance Ethics and Transparency at Global Compact Network - India organised its 2nd Business Round-table for Smart Cities in Mumbai on February 21st 2019, in collaboration with Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

 


Ms. Olajobi Makinwa with CEGET Chairman

Ms. Olajobi Makinwa, Chief, Intergovernmental Relations & Africa, UN Global Compact meeting Dr Ashutosh Karnatak, Chairman, Centre of Excellence for Governance, Ethics and Transparency-GCNI on 06 February, 2019 at GAIL (INDIA) Ltd.

 

 

 


Ms. Olajobi Makinwa at Sustainable Intermediate Transport event in Delhi

Centre of Excellence for Governance, Ethics and Transparency - Global Compact Network India (GCNI) in association with Namma Auto Project organised its final Round-table discussion on Sustainable Intermediate Transport on February 6th, 2019 at India Habitat Centre, Delhi.

Ms. Olajobi Makinwa, Chief, Intergovernmental Relations & Africa UN Global Compact graced the occasion as a Special Chief Guest along with other dignitaries’ members of GCNI Mr. Kamal Singh, Executive Director, Ms. Shabnam Siddiqui, Director & Mr. Somnath Singh, Programme Officer were present in the event.


Ms Shabnam Siddiqui at PGPDM Convocation Ceremony 2018 at SPJIMR

The convocation ceremony of SPJIMR's Post-Graduate Programme in Development Management (PGPDM) for Batches 11 and12 was held on Saturday (Jan 19, 2019) at the SPJIMR campus.
The Programme Chairperson, Prof. Rukaiya Joshi presented the batch Report. Highlighting the diversity of the programme participants, Prof. Joshi elucidated on all the innovative learning interventions introduced.
The Chief Guest Ms. Shabnam Siddiqui, Director, United Nations Global Compact Network India, along with Dr. Ranjan Banerjee, Dean SPJIMR presented the Certificates for Scholastic Excellence and the distribution of the Graduation certificates to the participants.


GCNI-CEGET organized a Need Assessment Regional Smart City Workshop

GCNI-CEGET organized a Need Assessment Regional Smart City Workshop for Transforming Cities Through Co-Development on 16th Jan 2019 at RCUES (Regional Centre for Urban and Environmental Studies), Lucknow.

Mr. Anurag Yadav (Secretary & Director, Smart City Mission (State) chaired the event. The workshop was facilitated by Dr. Nishith Rai (Director, RCUES), Mr. A.K. Gupta (Addl. Director, RCUES), Dr. Alka Singh (Deputy Director, RCUES), Mr. Somnath Singh (Program Manager, GCNI-CEGET) and Mr. Arya Dev (Program Analyst, GCNI-CEGET).

Smart City Experts from 10 Smart Cities of Uttar-Pradesh had participated in the workshop.