India and Sustainability Standards

Oct 30, 2020 - Oct 30, 202014:00 - 15:30Virtual Event

Bharti Institute of Public Policy is thrilled to partner with Centre for Responsible Business in the Annual Conference - India Sustainability Standards 2020 and will host its plenary session "Towards a Responsible Forest Economy". This session will initiate a dialogue on the forest based economy and develop an action plan for a responsible forest economy. Additionally, it will also help in achieving the below mentioned goals:

  • Develop a business case for community tenureship of forest resources and lands
  • Analyse the existing policy landscape vis-à-vis the need for policies to enable the growth of a sustainable forest-based economy
  • Explore various partnership models engaging forest-based communities, forest-based enterprises and buyers/businesses – the opportunities and challenge
  • Discuss the role that sustainability standards have played/can play to enable benefits to forest-based communities and enterprises


LinkedIn live Sessions :

Conversation with Prof Ashwini Chhatre to understand the value chains in a forest based economy - the different stakeholders, their roles and importance, challenges and opportunities.