Co-organised with Indo-German Centre for Sustainability (IGCS) at RWTH Aachen and IIT Madras, with support from German Centre for Research and Innovation New Delhi (DWIH) and German Consulate General Mumbai, this dialogue was hosted by the Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Environment Education and Research (BVIEER) and Centre for Environment Education (CEE), Pune from 5th to 7th December 2019.
The symposium brought together people from academia, grassroots activists, policy makers, and the corporate sector from Germany and India for a dialogue about the role and potentials that socially innovative individuals and citizens initiatives have in the processes of co-creating our living environments towards sustainable futures. Specific objectives were:
- Good practices: harvesting of good practices of IGD participants’ activities in the areas of co-creation
- Knowledge sharing about various collaborative-participatory, trans-disciplinary approaches, methods and methodologies including barriers and enabling forces
- Experiences of knowledge transfer implemented in any projects