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Promode Kant


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UNEP International Expert Workshop on the Emerging issues in Climate Change Dec 28-29, 2009

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FAO Working Paper 7, 2010. Forests and Climate Change in Asia Pacific Region

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IUFRO Post Symposium Training Workshop on Working Effectively at the Interface of Forest Science and Forest Policy, Feb, 13- 14, 2011
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Forest Carbon Management in India: A Framework of Policies and trade strategies, by Dr Promode Kant, published by LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, 2011

Who's Who

Board Members

Shri M. K. Jiwrajka IFS (Retd), Chairman, Member Secretary of the Central Empowered Committee of the Supreme Court.
Dr. Promode Kant IFS (Retd), formerly of the Indian Forest Service
Shri N. K. Joshi IFS (Retd), former Director General of Forests and Secretary, Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India
Shri S. C. Sharma IFS (Retd), former Additional Director General of Forests, Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India
Shri P. R. Sinha, Director, Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun.
Shri Ansar Ahmad IFS, presently Inspector General of Forests, Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India
Shri A D N Rao, leading Senior Counsel in the Supreme Court of India.

Dr. Promode Kant
Director, IGREC

As a former member of the Indian Forest Service, Dr. Kant has held various prestigious positions in the Indian government. He specializes in the areas of carbon sequestration, clean development mechanism, environment policy, sustainable management of forests and equity issues in tribal owned forests, economic assessment of ecological and environmental consequences of major developmental works and wildlife management. He has taught as a Visiting Professor at Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy, FRI University, Dehradun, and at the Department of Forestry in the University of Joensuu in Finland. He was designated UNFCCC expert on afforestation/reforestation during 2004-2005. He is a reviewer of many national and international journals and has many publications to his credit.

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