Second Project Advisory Committee meeting to formulate future roadmap for the Centre of Excellence (CoE) held on 15th Jan at Vigyan Dham

Second Project Advisory Committee (PAC) meeting of the project Centre of Excellence on Forest Based Livelihood in Uttarakhand was organized at Uttarakhand State Council For Science and Technology (UCOST), Vigyan Dham, Jhajra under the Chairmanship of Dr Rajendra Dobhal, Director General, UCOST, on 15th January, 2018. Activities of CoE, revised project proposal of project and future roadmap of CoE were discussed in the meeting. The meeting was attended by Expert members, Advisory committee members and Centre of Excellence team.

 The following members were present at the meeting:

  • Dr Rajendra Dobhal, Director General, UCOST, Dehradun (Chairman of PAC and Principal Investigator of CoE)
  • Dr Ram Prasad, Ex. PCCF, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh (Mentor of the CoE)
  • Dr N.P. Shukla (Former Chairman, Pollution Control Board, Madhya Pradesh) specific invitee for market and survey discussion of the Project
  • Mr S.T.S. Lepcha, PCCF & MD, UAFDC, Dehradun (Expert member of CoE)
  • Mr Mahendra Singh Kunwar, Secretary, Himalayan Action Research Centre, Dehradun (Expert member of CoE)
  • Mr Shubham Pandey, statistical expert
  • Dr B.P. Purohit, Joint Director, UCOST, Dehradun
  • Dr D.P. Uniyal, Sr. Scientific Officer, UCOST, Dehradun
  • Ashutosh Mishra, Sr. Scientific Officer, UCOST, Dehradun
  • Dr Piyush Joshi, Sr. Scientific Officer, UCOST, Dehradun (In charge of CoE)
  • Dr Ajeet Kaur, Sr. Scientist, CoE, UCOST, Dehradun
  • Mr Siddharth Napalchyal, Scientist, CoE, UCOST, Dehradun
  • Ms Kanchan Dobhal, JRF, CoE, UCOST, Dehradun
  • Ms Seema Maikhuri, JRF, CoE, UCOST, Dehradun