Invited Sessions By Director

Guest Lectures/Presentations delivered by C. Achalender Reddy, IFS, Director, CIPS as an Invited Speaker

S. No. Institution/Organisation Date Theme/Name/Conference/Seminar of Workshop Title of Presentation
1 Kerala State Biodiversity Board, Thiruvananthapuram 05-08-2019 One-day workshop training to forest officers Implementation of Biodiversity Act, Rules and Role of Range Forest Officers
2 Administrative Staff College of India, Bella Vista, Hyderabad 01-08-2019 Capacity & Skill Building Programme for the Newly Recruited Scientists in Department of Biotechnology, GoI (Sponsored by: The Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India) Biological Diversity Act – 2002 & Its Implications
3 Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT), Nagpur 20-07-2019 & 21-07-2019 National Conference at Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur organized by AkshayKrushi Parivar, Nagpur dealing with the themes viz. (i) Soil Health (ii) Human and Animal Driven equipment status, challenges (iii) Alliance for Seed Reliance Neetigath Abhilekh Karya Yojana “Our Society, Our Soil, Our Seed, Our Animals, Our Food & Our Health”
4 Telangana State Biodiversity Board, Dulapally, Hyderabad 22-05-2019 International Day for Biological Diversity Our Biodiversity, Our Food, Our Health
5 Telangana State Forest Academy, Dulapally, Hyderabad 02-05-2019 TOT Programme on Biodiversity Act & its Application in Forestry & Wildlife (Range Forest Officers) Threats to Forest Biodiversity & Enforcement Powers of Forest Officers under Biodiversity Act 2002: A Few Case Studies
6 Dr. MCRHRD Institute, Hyderabad, Telangana 26-04-2019 First Foundation Course for Probationers of Military Engineer Services Innovations in Governance – A Roadmap
7 Centre for Environment and Development, Hyderabad 16-04-2019 Telangana Environment Congress (TEC – 2019) Challenges in Sustainable Management of Biodiversity in India
8 Administrative Staff College of India, Bella Vista, Hyderabad 15-04-2019 General Management Programme for Senior Executives – civil servants of 17 developing countries (Sponsored by: The Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India). Innovations & Good Governance
9 Administrative Staff College of India, CPC, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad 22-03-2019 “Creating Change Makers: Enhancing Skills of Women Professionals – women professionals from 14 different countries (Sponsored by: Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India)” Enhancing the skills of women professionals in managing the change Tackling the challenges of sustainable development by adopting innovations
10 Administrative Staff College of India, CPC, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad 02-03-2019 Capacity Building Programme on Good Governance & Effective Public Administration – Civil Service – officers of Bangladesh (Sponsored by: The Ministry of Public Administration, Govt. of Bangladesh) Challenges & Innovations in Governance in India
11 Valagro Company, New Delhi (Multinational Italian based company) 21-02-2019 Future Farming Event conducted by Valagro Biosciences Ltd. – Executives of the company. Understanding the Biological Diversity Act for its Compliance
12 Dr. MCRHRD Institute, Hyderabad, Telangana 04-01-2019 Mid-Career Management Development Programme for Indian Statistical Service Officers Promoting Innovations in Public Systems – A Roadmap & An Exercise on Bringing about Innovations
13 Kerala State Biodiversity Board, Thiruvananthapuram 31-12-2018 Officers of Forest department, Dairy Development, Animal Husbandry, Biodiversity Board at Trivandrum Understanding the Biological Diversity Act 2002: Challenges in its Implementation
14 Institute of  Wood Science and Technology – Bengaluru 03-12-2018 & 05-12-2018 14th National Silviculture Conference Theme – “Forest & Sustainability: Securing a Common Future” Challenges of Framing the Forest Policy in a Changing Socio-Economic Environmental Scenario
15 National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR), Hyderabad 13-11-2018 & 15-11-2018 Training Programme on -Biodiversity Governance-NBA & NIRDPR Hyderabad National Biodiversity Action Plan (NBAP) & National Biodiversity Targets (NBTs)
16 Telangana State Forest Department, Aranya Bhavan, Hyderabad 30-09-2018 Association of Retired Forest Officers Telangana & Andhra Pradesh “Changing Role of Forest Department (Journey from Timber to Biodiversity) “
17 Administrative Staff College of India, Bella Vista, Hyderabad 28-08-2018, 30-08-2018, 31-08-2018 One week Training for IFS Officers organized by ASCI on “Forests and Climate Change: Opportunities and Challenges of Adaptation and Mitigation” (Sponsored by the Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, GoI, New Delhi) “28-08-2018: Relevance of Biodiversity & Urban Greening in Mitigating Climate Change.
30-08-2018: Organized Field Visit to Botanical Gardens and Pala Pitta Cycling Park developed by Telangana Forest Development Corporation.
31-08-2018: Participated in Panel Discussion: Climate Change-Challenges & Way Forward.”
18 Centre for Innovations in Public Systems, Hyderabad 25-08-2018 Telangana Biodiversity Fellowship Global Youth Biodiversity Network Introduction to Biodiversity & Related Matters
19 Environment Protection Training and Research Institute (EPTRI), Hyderabad 21-08-2018 Green Skill Development Programme (GSDP) implemented by MoEFCC. Biodiversity Act and Governing Bodies
20 Environment Protection Training and Research Institute, Hyderabad 11-06-2018 Green Skill Development Program (GSDP) -Certificate Course on Preparation of People’s Biodiversity Register (PBR) Introduction to Biological Diversity – Biodiversity Act, its Relevance, Components and Implementation
21 Andhra Pradesh Urban Greening & Beautification Corporation, Vijayawada, Govt. of AP 30-04-2018 One Day Workshop on “Andhra Pradesh Urban Greening Policy – 2018” Andhra Pradesh Urban Greening Policy – 2018
22 Telangana State Forest Academy, Dulapally, Hyderabad 25-04-2018 Workshop for Forest Officers Implementation of Biodiversity Act – Role of Forest Officers
23 Centre for Environment and Development, Hyderabad 23-03-2018 Telangana Environment Congress – 2018 (Focal Theme-Urban Environment Management) Policy Framework for Urban Greening, Agriculture & Food Security
24 Global Enviro – Legal Services Foundation – Pune at Telangana State Forest Academy, Hyderabad 08-03-2018 Two-Day Training Workshop for IFS Officers Strengthening of the Indian Forest Sector through Innovations
25 Telangana State Forest Academy, Dulapally, Hyderabad. 08-03-2018 Two-Day Training Workshop on Strengthening of the Indian Forest Sector through Innovations Fostering a Culture of Innovations in the Forestry Sector
26 Administrative Staff College of India, Bella Vista, Hyderabad 13-02-2018 IFS Officers Workshop Sustainable Management of Forest Biodiversity, Criteria & Indicators; Peoples Biodiversity Registers – A Tool
27 Goa State Biodiversity Board, Goa 13-01-2018 Interaction with Goa State Judiciary and two Justices of High court at Delmon Hotel, Panaji Biodiversity Policies, Laws & Governance
– Biodiversity Act-2002: Rules 2004: Guidelines-2014
– Access & Benefit Sharing Mechanism – An Emerging Issue
28 Telangana State Forest Academy, Dulapally, Hyderabad 24-11-2017 Guest Lecture to Forest officers on Access Benefit Sharing (ABS) Mechanism Payment for Ecosystem Services – Policy and Issues & ABS Mechanism – An Emerging Issue
29 National Biodiversity Authority, Chennai 21-11-2017 BIOFIN Technical Partners’ Meet Preparation of Biodiversity Finance Plan
30 Telangana State Forest Academy, Dulapally, Hyderabad. 23-09-2017 Forest Officers Biological Diversity Act 2002 – Salient Features, Issues, Violations