New Delhi : Smt Nandini Satpathy Memorial Trust (SNSMT) today joined the World Sustainable Development Summit-WSDS 2016, organised by TERI (The Energy Research Institute). WSDS shall be on from October 5 to 8 ‘2016. This year the theme is Beyond 2015: People, Planet , Progress.
SNSMT is committed for future growth of Odisha with a philosophy that assigns primacy to sustainable development and environmental governance. The other focus areas of SNSMT are women and youth development, conflict resolution and governance reforms.
Besides SNSMT, the WSDS-16 witnessed delegations from several organizations, including the UNDP, DFID, World Bank, etc.
The President of India Shri. Pranab Mukherjee shall inaugurate the summit on 6 Oct 2016 at Vigyan Bhawan. Chairman of SNSMT Shri. Suparno Satpathy shall be attending the same. Mr. Karmenu Vella Commissioner for Environment , Maritime Affairs & Fisheries at EU Commission shall be attending the same and several other sustainable development campaigners & dignitaries from all over the world will be participating in the said.