Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

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Workshop on Advancing the China-India Dialogue

August 30, 2017, Tamarind Hall, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India

 

Programme

 


09:30 – 10:00 Registrations and Tea/Coffee

 

10:00 – 10:30 Introductory Comments on Discussion on China-India Dialogue and India’s Role in The International Context

Ms. Helen Mountford, Program Director for the New Climate Economy (NCE)

Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director and Chief Executive, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

 

10:30 – 11:20 Discussion on Renewable Energy and Transition from Coal

 

Leads:

Dr. Ajay Mathur, Director General, The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI)

 

Discussants:

Dr. O. P. Agarwal, Chief Executive Officer, World Resources Institute (WRI) India

Dr. Arunabha Ghosh, Chief Executive Officer, Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW)

 

11:20 – 12:10 Discussion on Green Finance

 

Leads:

Ms. Naina Lal Kidwai, Former CEO and Country Head of HSBC India, and former President of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry

 

Discussants:

Ms. Sharmila Chavaly, Joint Secretary, Infrastructure & Energy Division, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India

Mr. Charith Konda, Fellow, Climate Policy Initiative (CPI)

 

12:10 – 13:10 Discussion on Impacts of Climate Change on Development and South-South Cooperation

 

Leads:

Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director and Chief Executive, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

Prof. Rangan Banerjee, Head of Department of Energy Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay

 

Discussants:

Prof. Sachin Chaturvedi, Director General at the Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS)

 

13:10 – 13:30 Closing Remarks and Next Steps

Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director and Chief Executive, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

 

Lunch

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