Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, virtually inaugurate the World Sustainable Development Summit 2021 on 10th of February. The summit will be organised under the theme- ‘Redefining Our Common Future: Safe and Secure Environment for All’.

Points To Note

  • 2021 will mark the 20th edition of summit.
  • It will be held in between 10th to 12th February 2021.
  • World Sustainable Development Summit is organised by the Energy and Resources Institute’s (TERI).
  • It will be organised with the aim to bring together a wide number of governments, academicians, business leaders, climate scientists, civil society and youth to fight against climate change.
  • It will be held the discussions on the topics ranging from the Climate finance, circular economy, Energy & industry transition, adaptation & resilience, nature-based solutions, clean oceans and air pollution.
  • The key partners of the summit are Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Union Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change and the Union Ministry of Earth Sciences.
  • It will be attended by the Speaker of the
    • People’s Majlis of Maldives Mohamed Nasheed,
    • Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea James Marape
    • Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations, Amina J. Mohammed
    • President of Guyana Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali
    • Minister of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar.

About World Sustainable Development Summit

The World Sustainable Development Summit is the annual flagship event that is organised by the Energy and Resources Institute (TERI). It is organised with the aim of providing the long-term solutions to benefit the global community. The summit seeks to benefit by assembling various stakeholders on a single platform to initiate a step for the constructive action to combat the issues of the future of humanity. It is organised in accordance with the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals and 2015 Paris Agreement.

Sustainable Development Summit in Delhi

The Energy and Resources Institute annually organises the Sustainable Development Summit in Delhi since the year 2001. It is an international platform that facilitate the exchange of knowledge covering the aspects of sustainable development.

World Sustainable Development Summit 2021