ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Core Environmental NGOs List

 

 

Environment is very essential in every aspect of life. Whatever present in our surroundings that affects our ability to live on earth like air we breathe, water we drink, plants and animals around us, the components like physical, chemical, biological, social and much more, is what known as Environment. The rapid growing and economic development is leading to number of environmental issues in India. In order to deal with the increasing damage to environment many organizations (both government and private), universities, companies, research institutes etc have been set up. 

 

Environmental NGOs can play a crucial role in helping to plug gaps by conducting research to facilitate policy development, building institutional capacity, and facilitating independent dialogue with civil society to help people live more sustainable lifestyles. This section provides detailed information of India based Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) who are working in environmental sector.


 

S.No.

Name of the Organization

Address

Contact Details

Focused Area

1.

International Institute of Health and Hygiene (IIHH)

G-14, 1st. Floor, Mandir Marg,
Mahavir Enclave, Palam-Dabri Road
New Delhi - 110045

Tel.: 011 – 25031243011 – 25031243,

 

Email: iihh2011@yahoo.com, info@iihh.org, envis@iihh.org

Website: www.iihh.org,  www.sulabhenvis.nic.in

 

Health and Hygiene

2.

The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI)

 

Darbari Seth Block, IHC Complex, Lodhi Road,
New Delhi - 110 003, INDIA

 

Tel. (+91 11) 2468 2100 and 41504900
Fax (+91 11) 2468 2144 and 2468 2145

 

Website: http://www.teriin.org/

 

 

Energy and Resources

3.

Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)

 

Parivesh Bhawan, CBD-cum-Office Complex East Arjun Nagar, DELHI - 110 032, INDIA

 

 

Tel. 91-11-2230723391-11-22307233 (CPCB), 011-24695456011-24695456 (MoEF), 91-11-2230365591-11-22303655

Email:

ccb.cpcb@nic.in , akmehta@nic.in

 

Website: http://cpcb.nic.in/

 

Water and Air pollution

4.

Satpuda Foundation

Amarvati Office:

 

"Pratishtha", Bharat Nagar, Akoli Road,

 Near Sai Nagar, Amravati - 444607,

 Maharashtra, India.

 

 

Nagpur Office:  

 

201, "Sapphire", Bharat Nagar, Puranik Layout, Amravati Road,

 Nagpur - 440001 ,  Maharashtra, India

 

 

Amarvati office: 

Tel: (O) 91-721-251196691-721-2511966

 

Nagpur Office:

Tel: (O) 91-712-255732091-712-2557320

 

Email:   manish.sawankar@satpuda.org

 

Website:  http://satpuda.org/ 

Wildlife and Forest

5.

Wildlife Protection Society of India (WPSI)

 

S-25 Panchsheel Park
New Delhi 110017, India

Tel: (Int.+ 91.11) 4163.5920/21

Fax: (Int.+91.11) 4163.5924

 

E-mail: wpsi@vsnl.com

 

Website: www.wpsi-india.org

Illegal Wildlife Trade

6.

School of Planning and Architecture (SPA)

 

4-Block-B, Indraprastha Estate, New Delhi 110002, India

Tel: +91 011 - 2370 2375 , 2370 2376

Fax. 011 - 2370 2383

 

Website:  http://www.spa.ac.in/Home.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2f

 

Human Settlements

7.

World Wide Fund (WWF-India)

 

172 B, Lodhi Estate,

 New Delhi- 110003

Tel: +91 11 4150 4815

 

Website:  http://www.wwfindia.org/

 

Natural Environment 

8.

Wildlife Trust of India (WTI)

 

F-13, Sector-8,

 National Capital Region (NCR),

 Noida-201301,  

 India

 

Tel: 91-120- 4143900 (30 lines)

Fax:  +91-120- 4143933

 

Email:  info@wti.org.in

 

Website:  http://wti.org.in/Default.aspx

 

Conserve Wildlife and It’s Habitat

9.

Indian Environmental Society (IES)

 

U – 112, Vidhata House (3rd Floor)

Vikas Marg, Shakarpur

Delhi – 110092

 

Tel: +91-11–22046823+91-11–22046823 / 22046824 / 22450749

Fax: +91-11–22523311

 

Email:

iesindia@gmail.com , deshbandhu@iesglobal.org

 

 

Website:  http://iesglobal.org/ ,  http://iesenvis.nic.in/

 

Environmental Education, Biodiversity Conservation,

Solid-waste management

10.

Centre for Media Studies (CMS)

 

RESEARCH HOUSE,

34-B, Saket Community Centre,

 New Delhi 110 017

 

Tel:  011 2685 1660011 2685 1660/2685 6429 F: 011 26968282

 

Email:  info@cmsindia.org 

 

Website:  http://cmsindia.org/

 

Environment and Media

11.

National Institute of Occupational Health (NIOH)

 

Meghani Nagar, Ahmedabad-380016, Gujarat, INDIA

Phone : +91- 79-2268870079-22688700 (EPABX No), 22686351, 22686430, 22686330,

22686340 (PS to Director)

Fax : +91-79-22686110

 

Email : director-nioh@gov.in  , sunilkumar@icmr.org.in 

 

Website:  www.nioh.org

Occupational Health

12.

G. B. Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development

 

Kosi-Katarmal, Almora-263 643, Uttarakhand, INDIA

Phone: (Code: +91-5962) 241015(O), 241034 (R), EPABX Nos.: (05962) 241041(05962) 241041, 241154

 Fax: (05962) 241014, 241150

 

Email : psdir@gbpihed.nic.in

 

Website:  http://gbpihed.gov.in/

 

Conservation of Natural resources and Environmentally sound Development

13.

Centre For Environmental Studies

 (CES)

Plot No.- N-1 / 247, IRC Village, Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar – 15

 

Website Address : www.orienvis.nic.in & www.cesorissa.org

 Tel. 0674-25518530674-2551853 & Fax- 0674-2553182

 

 E-Mail: ori@envis.nic.in    & cesorissa@rediffmail.com

 

Website:

http://www.cesorissa.org/

Environmental Studies

14.

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE)

41, Tughlakabad Institutional Area New Delhi-110062, India

 

Phone: (91) (11) 29955124, 29956110, 29956394, 29956399

 Fax: (91) (11) 29955879(11) 29955879

 

 Email: cse@cseindia.org

 

Website: http://www.cseindia.org/   

 

Air pollution, Water management, Renewable resources, Climate change

15.

C.P.R. Environmental Education Centre (CPREEC)

 

The C. P. Ramaswami Aiyar Foundation

 No.1, Eldams Road,

 Alwarpet, Chennai

 Tamilnadu, India.

 

Phone :  91- 44 -2433702391- 44 -24337023 / 24346526 / 24359366

 Fax : 91- 44 – 24320756

 

Email: cpreec@gmail.com, cpreec@vsnl.com , cpreec@cpreec.org.

 

Website:  http://cpreec.org/

 

Environmental Education

16.

Environics Trust

Khasra No.177, Shokeen Market, Neb Sarai, Main IGNOU Road
New Delhi- 110068 INDIA

Telefax:

91-11-2953181491-11-29531814, 91-11-2953395791-11-29533957

Email: environics@gmail.com

 

Website: http://www.environicsindia.in/en/

 

Participatory research on Environmental and Community based issues

17.

Development Alternatives (DA)

B-32, Tara Crescent,
Qutub Institutional Area
New Delhi -110016.
India.

Ph: 011-2654-4100011-2654-4100, 011-2654-4200011-2654-4200

 

Email: mail@devalt.org

Website: www.devalt.org

Environmentally sound development

18.

Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE)

 

Country code:  +91

City code for ICFRE Hq. at Dehra Dun: 135

 

Director no. :2759382 2224333

 

Email: ashwanikumar@icfre.org ,

dg@icfre.org

 

Website: http://www.icfre.org/

Forest based research and also on global issues like climate change, conservation of biological diversity etc.

 

19.

M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF)

 

3rd Cross Street, Institutional Area, Taramani

 

Chennai 600 113, India

Tel: +91 (44) 22541229, +91 (44) 22541698+91 (44) 22541698

 

Email:  swami@mssrf.res.in

 

Website:http://www.mssrf.org/

Biodiversity, Ecotechnology, Coastal System research etc

20.

Navdanya Trust

Navdanya Office - Delhi
A-60, Hauz Khas
New Delhi - 110 016

Phone : 91-11- 2696807791-11- 26968077 / 26532561/ 26532124
Fax : 91-11-26856795 

Email : navdanya@gmail.com

 

Website: http://www.navdanya.org/

 

Seed keepers and organic producers

21.

Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation

Capital Court, 104 B/2, 4th Floor
Munirka Phase -III,
New Delhi 110067

 

Tel: 011 4747 4000

 

Email: aditi@shaktifoundation.in 

 

Website: http://shaktifoundation.in/

Sustainable Energy

22.

Friendicoes Seca

No 271 & 273 | Defence Colony

 Flyover Market, Jangpura Side

 New Delhi, 110024 | India

Tel: 011-24314787011-24314787

 011-24320303011-24320303

 011-24320707011-24320707

 

Email: friendicoes.india@gmail.com

 

Website: http://friendicoes.org/

 

Animal Welfare

23.

Green Future Foundation

515/5/14, Anjali

 Ekbote Colony

 Pune - 411 042

 Maharashtra

Website:  http://greenfuturefoundation.com/

Conservation of Landscapes of India

24.

Kalpavriksh

Pune Office:

 

Flat no 5, 2nd Floor,

 Shri Dutta Krupa,

 908, Deccan Gymkhana,

 Pune 411004, Maharashtra

 India

Pune Office:

Phone No: +91-20- 25670979+91-20- 25670979, 25675450

 Fax: +91-20-25654239

 Email: kalpavriksh.info@gmail.com

 

Delhi Office:

Email: kalpavriksh.delhi@gmail.com

 

Website:  http://kalpavriksh.org/

 

Ecological sustainability

25.

Ladakh Ecological Development Group (LEDeG)

 

Head Office:

 

Karzoo, Leh, Ladakh – 194101

 Jammu & Kashmir,

 India.

 

 

Phone: (91)(1982) 253221(1982) 253221, (91)(1982) 252284(1982) 252284

 

 Email: mail@ledeg.org

 

Website:  http://ledeg.org/

Environmental and cultural issues

26.

Madras Naturalists’ Society

No.8, Janaki Avenue,

 Abhirampuram, Chennai 18.

 

Telephone number

 91-44-2499583391-44-24995833

 

Email

secretary@blackbuck.org.in

mns_members@yahoo.co.in

 

Website:

www.blackbuck.org.in

Increase love for nature through seminars, nature walks, etc.

27.

Friends of River Narmada

Narmada-Ashish,

 Off Kasravad Road,

 Navalpura,

 Badwani,

 Madhya Pradesh - 451551.

 

Tel: 07290-29146407290-291464, 291938

 Fax: 07290-222549

 

Email: nba.badwani@gmail.com

 

 

Website http://www.narmada.org/

To save Narmada River from construction of mega dams.

28.

Orissa Environmental Society

ND-4, VIP Area, IRC Village,

 Bhubaneswar (Odisha, India)- 751015

 

Tel: 0674-25574230674-2557423

 

Email: oesbbsr@rediffmail.com ,

oesbbsr@gmail.com

 

Website: http://www.orissaenvironment.com/

Protection and conservation of environment and natural resources

29.

Uttarkhand Seva Nidhi Paryavaran Shiksha Sansthan  (USNPSS)

 

Uttarakhand Seva Nidhi Paryavaran Shiksha Sansthan

 Jakhan Devi, Mall Road

 ALMORA - 263 601, Uttaranchal, India

 

Dr. Lalit Pande, Director

 

 

 Tel: +91-5962-234430+91-5962-234430

 Fax: +91-5962-231100

 

Website: http://usnpss.org/

 

Environmental and livelihood issues

30.

VANARAI

Aditya Residency, 498, Parvati,

 Near Mitramandal Chowk,

 Pune 411 009

 

Tel:020-24420351020-24420351,

 020-24429351020-24429351

 

Fax: 020 24425299

 

 For general enquiries drop a mail at 

 info@vanarai.org

 

 For Corporate Enquiries drop a mail at 

 Mr. Gomarkar

 +91-9850585628+91-9850585628

 secretary@vanarai.org

 

Website: http://www.vanarai.org/

Joint Forest Management, Making wasteland productive, Rural development

31.

VATAVARAN

NA

Email: info@vatavaran.org

 

Website: http://vatavaran.org/  

 

Reduce, remove and recycling of waste and welfare of animals and people

 


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