ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY INDEX (ESI) FOR THE DISTRICTS OF KERALA

Research Team: Koyel Mandal, Vivek Venkataramani
LEAD Centre: Centre for Development Finance (CDF)
Focus Area: Environment & Climate Change
Project Geography: Kerala
Partner: Directorate of Environment & Climate Change, Kerala
Status: Ongoing

Background:

The objective of this study is to estimate the environmental status and performance of the districts of Kerala, thereby facilitating timely intervention, monitoring and evaluation by decentralized governing bodies. This would be achieved by creating an ESI for the districts within the State and documenting case studies of innovative policy or programme implementations.

Related Resources
REPORT – Environmental Sustainability Index 2011 for Indian States