A national think tank undertaking cutting-edge multi-disciplinary research, knowledge exchange and capacity development; Policy planning and advocacy.
We explore issues and challenges and generate awareness, build capacity through evidence based research, data analytics and policy advice.
Through extensive research and expertise in the urban sector, NIUA continues to build a rich knowledgebase for evidence based decision making.
We work with a number of partners, nationally and globally to enable peer learning through proliferation of ideas to strengthen our urban initiatives. Their expertise and support is instrumental in delivering the outcome of our work to the stakeholders
We offer distinctive network and exciting career opportunities to build an inclusive and sustainable urban ecosystem. We welcome your comments and feedback.
Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Workshop for cities. More specifically, the workshop/event is aimed at achieving the following objectives: - Involvement of up to 20 Indian cities in the workshop (GCoM and potential signatories) - Overview of the tools available for cities in developing energy and climate change plans. - Demonstrate methodology to calculate GHG emissions inventory and climate risks vulnerability assessment through a hands-on training from the Joint Research Centre of the European Union. - Showcase cities and experts’ experiences from the European Union and Asian region. - Promote the role of the GCoM Asia project and EU frontrunner role for supporting cities towards concrete action on climate change mitigation and adaptation. - Facilitate urban network for climate and development cooperation within India, to promote bilateral climate cooperation between India and the EU