Climate Change and the Green India Mission. Presentation by Dr Arvind Kumar Jha, IFS, commissioner, TRTI, Pune. Missions under National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC). National Solar Mission, National Mission on Enhanced Energy Efficiency, National Mission on Sustainable Habitat,
the Green India Mission
Dr Arvind Kumar Jha, IFS, commissioner, TRTI, Pune
Climate change challenges : Impacts on forests and local communities
Green cover & its contribution
Making Mission a Peoples Program
The Mission is engaging an array of stakeholders to participate in finalizing Mission interventions.
…..Public consultations at design stage itself marks the beginning….
Underscores intricate linkages of forestswith:
The core principles
The Key Strategies……
Means to achieve the Mission targets/outcomes
MoEF Responsibility: An Advisory Council Chaired by MEF to provide overall guidance at national level; A Steering Committee for direction and management , the Mission Directorate to be serviced by NAEB
State Forest Deptt responsibility: A State Steering Committee Chaired by CS having cross sectoral representation; PCCF as Member Secretary.
SFDA to house State Mission Directorate
District : Forest Development Agency, with linkages with District Planning Committee
Village level: Planning and implementation to be vested with local level bodies : JFMCs, VPs, linkages with Gram Sabha appointed committees under Forest Rights Act provisions.
Urban area: Ward committees; link to MC and Municipality.
Mission Outputs in 10 years:
TENTATIVE MISSION COSTS
Sub Mission costs : 32,000 crores
Support Interventions:12,000 crores
Total : 44,000 crores