Project Profile

Project Title Technical Assistance to the Resource Efficiency Initiative (REI)
Project Code 2017RD03
Project Status Ongoing
Start Date January 2017
Sponsor(s) European Commission,Deutsche Gesellschaft Fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)
Division Resources, Regulation and Global Security

Together with GIZ, TERI support the global sustainable consumption and production agenda driven by the United Nations by supporting India in the implementation of this agenda and by promoting EU standards and business best-practices on resource efficiency in this process.
To attain the objective, TERI will contribute to the achievement of the following results:

An assessment of India's current and future needs for resources is carried out and, on the basis of poilicy inputs, strategies and action plans for resource efficiency are prepared and implemented for key sectors of interest.

Partnerships are established between European and Indian businesses and stakeholders on resource efficiency in sectors of interest;

Awareness is raised on the need for resource efficient approaches in India among key government and non-governmental organisations, business establishments, students, media and the general public through promotion of EU standards and business best-practices on resource efficiency.