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The Railway Board also functions as the Ministry of Railways, leading to a conflict of interest between the regulatory and policy-making bodies. So long as this is not resolved, no ‘authority', be it to monitor tariff or safety, can function effectively, says Mr Shri Prakash, Distinguished Fellow, Sustainable Habitat division, TERI.

The Himalayan states need afforestation efforts in terms of both area and density of tree cover, strict building codes, and traffic regulation and restructuring across the region, says Dr R K Pachauri, Director-General, TERI.

There is a definite correlation between access to energy and education attainment and literacy among the rural and urban poor, says Mr Amit Kumar, Director, Energy Environment Technology Development, TERI.