The Technical Committee

As per Section 12 of Climate Change Trust Act, 2010, there is a Technical Committee to verify the viability of projects.  The Technical Committee screens the project proposals of different ministries/divisions received through BCCT and recommends to the Trustee Board for its approval/disapproval or any revision, if required. The Technical Committee is constituted as follows:

 

1.

Secretary, Ministry of Environment and Forests

The Convener

2.

Joint Secretary (Environment), Ministry of Environment and Forests

Member

3.

Joint Secretary (Development), Ministry of Environment and Forests

Member

4.

Climate Change Focal Point/representative of Climate Change Cell of the concerned ministry

Member

5.

Representative of the Planning Wing of the concerned ministry

Member

6.

Representative of the concerned sector of  Planning Commission

Member

7.

Two expert representatives from the Department of Environment (Director, Technical)

Member

8.

Member

9.

Two representatives selected by the Government from social organizations/NGOs/experts on climate change

Member

10.

Member

11.

Representative from Centre for Environmental and Geographic Information Services (CEGIS)

Member

12.

Representative from the Department of Forests

Member

13.

Deputy Secretary (Environment-1), Ministry of Environment and Forests

Member Secretary