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One of the work spaces at Ekonnect's office

Who we are?

We are a non profit section 8 company set up with an aim to impart education and increase understanding of challenges and solutions in Environmental Management and Sustainable Development. Ekonnect is an initiative of Dr.Prasad Modak who is Founder and Director of this company.

About Dr.Modak

Previously faculty at the Indian Institute of Technology (Mumbai) for over a decade, and a well-established environmental consultant, Dr Modak has clear insight and experience in capacity building, training and education. He is assisted by a small team of trained environmental professionals with skills in engineering, science, economics and planning.

 
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Our Mission

We aim to highlight issues and challenges while imparting knowledge on how to achieve success

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Our USP

All our programs are designed for action: each program ensures participants apply solutions to real world problems.

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Our Programs

We invest time and thought in custom designing programs for the intended audience making the best of resources available. The pedagogy is unique providing flexibility and practical application.

 

EMC supports us

All Ekonnect programs are supported by the team at Environmental Management Centre LLP (EMC). EMC is an environmental management consulting company based in Mumbai, India with a portfolio comprising of a range of international and national projects. Services include strategic planning, impact assessments, due diligence, management systems, reporting and capacity development. Visit their site at www.emcentre.com

Sustainable Development

Our Common Future, also known as the Brundtland Report, from the United Nations World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED) published in 1987, defines Sustainable Development as “that which seeks to meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs”