Under Capacity Building initiatives, 3 batches of trainings have been conducted for Elected Representatives in the AMRUT cities. The trainingswere conducted by the Centre for Environment and Development (CED), Thiruvananthapuram , the MoUD empanelled training Institute with whom MOU was signed for conducting the trainings.


                                Date                                                     Venue                               

Batch I                 4-6 Jan 2016                     PWD Rest House, Thycaud, Thiruvananthapuram

Batch II                11-13 Jan 2016                ANERT, Thiruvananthapuram

Batch III              18-20 Jan 2016                IMG, Thiruvananthapuram



The modules were translated to vernacular language and resource material and subject experts delivered the sessions with tailor made for the elected representatives. The participants included Mayors, Deputy Mayors , Chairpersons of standing Committees and councilors from 9 AMRUT cities. The total number of participants were 125. Training/ learning  kit  developed were given to the participants.  The training sessions which were highly informative and interactive were handled by experts in the area. The Schedule of the training programme,


Training for Elected Representatives of AMRUT cities



Field Visit to Aerobic Bin Solid Waste Management Centre at Jagathy, Thiruvananthapuram