On October 2nd 2017, the International Institute of Waste Management (IIWM) in association with the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) launched the Green Campus initiative at College of Engineering, Pune. Dr. Anil Sahasrabudhe, Chairman, AICTE, who presided the programme, launched the Green Campus Initiative on this occasion. The logo of Green Campus was also released during this event. Ms. Bineesha, Executive Director, IIWM, presented the Green Campus Concept to the AICTE approved institutions at the Event. This occasion was graced by Prof. R.S. Rathore, Director, AICTE; Prof. T. G. Sitaram, Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bangalore; Dr. Ramesh U, Regional Officer, South Western Regional Office (SWRO), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE); Dr. Amit Dutta, Regional Officer, Western Regional Office, AICTE; Mr. D. S. Meshram, Joint Director, Department of Technical Education, Maharashtra State Government and Dr. B. B. Ahuja, Director, College of Engineering, Pune. This launch programme was attended by 59 institutions across the country.
In the Green Campus launch ceremony, AICTE also endowed “AICTE Clean Campus Award 2017” to the institutions as a token of recognition for their contribution in implementing the Swachh Bharat Mission.
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