Customs and Policy Training Workshop 12-13 May at Ahmedabad

TRAINING ON SUBSTANCES THAT DEPLETE THE OZONE LAYER

FOR STATE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

Venue:Hotel Pride, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Date: 12th – 13th May, 2006

  AGENDA

Time Presentation/Topics Resource Person(s)
Day – 1
10:00 – 10:30 Registration    
10:30 – 10:35 Welcome address Dr.Kartikeya Sarabhai, Director, CEE
10:35 – 10:45 Introductory Remarks Dr. A. Duraisamy, Director, Ozone Cell
10:45 – 11:15 Session 1: a) Implementation of Montreal Protocol (MP) in India b) National Obligation and Commitment to MP R. Srinivas, Project Coordinator, Project Management Unit (PMU) for CFC
11:15 – 11:45 Tea Break    
11:45 – 12:30 Session 2: National ODS Regulations & : Licensing System Dr. S. Satapathy, National Program Manager, SPPU-Foam
12:30 -01:00 Session 3 : Role of PMUs in phasing out ODS in India N. Balaji, Consultant, PMU for CTC
01:00 – 02:00 Lunch    
0 2:00 – 02:30 Session 4 : Problem of illegal trade in ODS & Role of enforcement officers and stake holders in controlling illegal trade K. M. Nair, National Academy of Customs, Excise and Narcotics (NACEN)
02:30 – 03:00 Tea Break    
03:00 – 04:30 Session 5 : Identification of ODS and ODS containing equipment and goods K. M. Nair, National Academy of Customs, Excise and Narcotics (NACEN)
Day – 2
10:00 – 11:30 Session 6 : Group Exercise- Effective ways of enforcing ODS Rules and preventing illegal trade R. Srinivas, Project Coordinator, PMU for CFC
11:130 – 12:00 Tea Break    
12:00 – 01:00 Session 7: Presentations of Group Exercise   Group Representatives
01:00 – 01:30 Session8 : An attempt to make Gujarat Ozone friendly state Centre for Environmental Education
  01:30 – 02:00 Wrap Up and valedictory   Dr. A. Duraisamy, Director, Ozone Cell
Vote of Thanks R. Srinivas, Project Coordinator, PMU for CFC
02:00 – 02:30 Lunch