Online Certificate Training Programme on Making Indian Cities Disaster and Climate Change Resilient: Towards Responsive and Actionable Urban Planning, Policy and Development

Organizer: National Institute of Disaster Management, Ministry of Home Affairs, and IMPRI Center for Habitat, Urban and Regional Studies (CHURS), IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute प्रभाव एवं नीति अनुसंधान संस्थान, New Delhi

About the Training Programme

  • When: May 23-25, 2022
  • Time: 11:00 a.m. 1:30 p.m. IST
  • Free Registration
  • Platform: Zoom and YouTube Live (on the NIDM Channel)
  • Certificates will be provided on successful 80% attendance


  • Urban practitioners, Research scholars, university students, members of civil society, social entrepreneurs.
  • Early and Mid-career professionals and researchers with interest and experience on urban spaces and urban development.
  • Graduate students and senior year undergraduate students with interest urban spaces and urban development.


  • Undergraduates (Pursuing and Above), basic english comprehension as sessions will be in English, & Access to Internet

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Shri Taj Hassan, IPS

Executive Director, NIDM, New Delhi

Prof Anil K Gupta
Head ECDRM, NIDM, New Delhi

Dr Simi Mehta
CEO & Editorial Director, IMPRI

Tikender Singh Panwar (Moderator)
Former Deputy Mayor, Shimla; Visiting Senior Fellow, IMPRI

Dr Soumyadip Chattopadhyay
Associate Professor, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan; Visiting Senior Fellow, IMPRI, New Delhi

Expert Trainers

Prof Chetan Vaidya, Independent Urban Advisor; Former Director, School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi and National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA), New Delhi

Himanshu Shekhar, Senior Editor (Political and Current Affairs), New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV India)

Prof Souvanic Roy, Professor, Department of Architecture, Town and Regional Planning, and, Founder-Director, School of Ecology, Infrastructure and Human Settlement Management, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur

Prof V. P. Sati, Professor, Department of Geography and Resource Management, Mizoram University

Dr Madhu Verma, Chief Economist, World Resources Institute (WRI), New Delhi

Dr Joy Elamon, Director-General, Kerala Institute of Local Administration (KILA), Thrissur

Sameer Unhale, Joint Commissioner, Department of Municipal Administration, Government of Maharashtra

Prof K. K. Pandey, Professor, Urban Management, and Coordinator, Centre for Urban Studies, Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), New Delhi

Bedoshruti Sadhukhan, Senior Programme Coordinator, ICLEI South Asia

Organising Team & Presentations:
Dr Sweta Baidya Das, Dr Kopal Verma, Fatima Amin & Harshit Sharma, NIDM;
Utkarsh Dwivedi, Diya Goswami, Karnika A. & Riya Shah, IMPRI

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