Organizer : The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE)
Hosted at : Hyderabad
The Hyderabad Chapter of TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) will host the TiE Sustainability Summit 2021. A three-day event starting from 4th October 2021 aims to create awareness of the importance of integrating Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with entrepreneurship. The focus areas of discussion will be water, energy, agriculture and the role of technology in these areas. TiE Sustainability Summit 2021 will also feature a global multi-stakeholder platform for governments, multilateral organisations, development banks, corporates, investors, funds and start-ups to share solutions and resources towards collectively meeting the SDGs.
About The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE)
Established : 1992
The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), was founded in 1992 in Silicon Valley by a group of successful entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and senior professionals with roots in the Indus region.
TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) Hyderabad Chapter is a go-to network of 150+ successful Charter Members and a vibrant and most recognized chapter worldwide, each year TiE Hyderabad impacts over 1100 startups and 6400+ students, conducts 131+ of events & activities under 20+ themes viz.
Sources : The Hindu
The seventh phase of the Telangana ku Haritha Haram programme aimed towards mass afforestation in Telangana State is begin from 1st July 2021 onwards. In the seventh phase, focus will be mainly on the multi-level avenue plantations, in order to green and beautify the State and national highways, and panchayat raj roads. This year during Haritha Haram, it is targeted to plant 19.91 crore saplings across the State, which, if completed, will exceed the Haritha Haram target of 230 crore saplings.
About Haritha Haram programme
Launched : 2005
Haritha Haram is a large-scale tree-planting program implemented by the Government of Telangana to increase the amount of tree cover in the state from 24% to 33%.The programme began in 2015, with the target of 230 crore plantations within five years’ time.
Sources : The Hindu