Dr. Kamal Bawa, President and Founder Trustee, ATREE, has been requested to serve on a the newly formed Global Advisory Network Group in Environmental Science (GANGES) to the Minister of State for Environment and Forests. The aim of the group is to advise the Government of India on:
GANGES will meet as a group at least twice a year. It would also stay connected as an ongoing virtual community to exchange ideas and discuss proposals. A report is to be given to the Prime Minister annually on the work of GANGES and the progress on the environmental sciences agenda.