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WRI India is a research organisation that works to foster environmentally sound and socially equitable development.

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COVID-19’s impact on the aviation & railway industry is well-documented, along with the struggles of auto & taxi dr… https://t.co/pbMRjwPyJCSome enterprises working in water, energy & waste management sectors are seeking ways to safely sustain or scale ex… https://t.co/n6beMlKKyg
Retweeted by WRI IndiaThe energy sector was dealt a heavy blow by the pandemic & the economic crisis. Given this context,… https://t.co/77K5SgkOek
7/4
2020
TATA LITERATURE LIVE! BUSINESS SUTRAS https://t.co/CqdZhZWjek
Retweeted by WRI IndiaJoin us today at 4:30pm for another one of our invigorating Tata Literature Live! Business Sutras conversation with… https://t.co/H3KyNqibqn
Retweeted by WRI India#BusKaro | How will cashless ticketing work for people without smartphones? @GuptaNeelesh15 says the tokenization p… https://t.co/TqXLdbYd4uWe have been using Android POS devices to issue tickets. When it comes to collecting cash at the end of the day, it… https://t.co/8ViiGkHAhO#BusKaro | We faced tremendous challenges when it comes to offline ticketing, because network is spotty. If Each t… https://t.co/YG7yn4yDOk#BusKaro | With COVID, people who were not our competitors are now our competitors: IPS, Director (Information Te… https://t.co/X8i75uSkUd#BusKaro | Another challenge is the devices. Use of devices in transit has emerged lately. We have had challenges i… https://t.co/wqdkOGvMz3#BusKaro | One very big hurdle with these cashless implementations is convincing the people who own the buses, who… https://t.co/i8fJVFnoq5#BusKaro | Typically when you have a tap solution, the effort which is spent across for vigilance, they can be elec… https://t.co/UOTU7QM4Wy#BusKaro | A big challenge is the use of paper, especially now. With NCMC ticketing, we have achieved paperless tic… https://t.co/oenZUUdNqx#BusKaro | Ticketing overall is a pain. With this open loop ticketing concept that we have built, we have got finan… https://t.co/rCYLlLwrPS#BusKaro | 9 smart cities are live on our platform of which 50% are bus networks, including BRTS and traditional sy… https://t.co/7JltRJc5Zw#BusKaro | Speaking Now: Priya Ajith, Vice President, Product Management, PayCraft. Join the conversation here:… https://t.co/kF7TkFOoeo @GuptaNeelesh15 #BusKaro | We have acquired over 7 million contactless cards for use in Delhi Metro:… https://t.co/uEqUqmMhvA#BusKaro | Speaking Now: @GuptaNeelesh15, Incharge, Rupay Acceptance, National Payments Corporation of India. Join… https://t.co/2Vl2sbUGdp @gandhi_sanyam #BusKaro | In our intercity services we have about 40% of revenue coming from cashless ticketing. Fo… https://t.co/nsuGUlcRxQ @gandhi_sanyam #BusKaro | Cashless ticketing implementation is easiest for inter-city transport. We find it really… https://t.co/1e5tfG3RVP#BusKaro | Speaking Now: @gandhi_sanyam, Director, Chartered Speed. Join the conversation here:… https://t.co/IIkkCQn2CS#BusKaro | We are in talks with Bengaluru Metro if they are willing to share the National Common Mobility Card (NCM… https://t.co/Ny6P3ju7vI#BusKaro | Accurate information to the public is crucial. We have created a data sharing platform, which will be av… https://t.co/F8TmhL6knf#BusKaro | The first concern for BMTC is whether to run buses at all in the current scenario. Mass transit systems… https://t.co/ybgiQAOMMzTiger bearing forests support ecological processes that produce varied ecosystem services important for human well-… https://t.co/22w9LvenqC
Retweeted by WRI India#BusKaro | Speaking now: K Santosh Babu, IPS, Director (Information Technology), BMTC Join the conversation here:… https://t.co/wkdfZlSVdH @pravesh #BusKaro | E-ticketing is the starting point for making sure everything becomes efficient. This is a huge… https://t.co/gm1gZZdyFu @pravesh #BusKaro | First step is to know what the transit options are for commuters. Transit operators are sufferi… https://t.co/eMuRiMWsmh#BusKaro | Speaking now: @pravesh, Associate Professor, IIIT Delhi. He is talking about a trial conducted around c… https://t.co/SdkQoc2Hlw#BusKaro | Results of the #QuickPoll conducted during the webinar. Join the conversation here:… https://t.co/hr3aEXU3vYBuses are significant part of #SharedMobility space. Vishal Ramprasad of @WRIIndia sets the background for #BusKarohttps://t.co/3aN0W2EuHm
Retweeted by WRI India @pravesh @GuptaNeelesh15 @gandhi_sanyam #BusKaro | @WRIIndia’s Vishal Ramprasad explores what we need to transition… https://t.co/J58zsPjaij @pravesh @GuptaNeelesh15 @gandhi_sanyam #BusKaro | #BusKaro | @WRIIndia’s Vishal Ramprasad explains how commuters s… https://t.co/7i2rZHdV3d @pravesh @GuptaNeelesh15 @gandhi_sanyam #BusKaro | #BusKaro | @WRIIndia’s Vishal Ramprasad explains how buses are t… https://t.co/YeLAd9Of7k @pravesh @GuptaNeelesh15 @gandhi_sanyam #BusKaro | #BusKaro | @WRIIndia’s Vishal Ramprasad explains why cashless ti… https://t.co/WpA5WCCbi1 @pravesh @GuptaNeelesh15 @gandhi_sanyam #BusKaro | #BusKaro | Why this need for cashless ticketing? @WRIIndia’s Vis… https://t.co/7mxd9n06GsHAPPENING NOW | Bus Karo XVI - Outlook 2030: Cashless Ticketing: Urgency, Opportunities and Challenges" #Webinar w… https://t.co/ROAPaipb1TLooking forward to learning on this at #BusKaro Webinar. In a discussion with @pravesh @GuptaNeelesh15,… https://t.co/wJTDFPvZTf
Retweeted by WRI IndiaTODAY @ 3PM | @pravesh, @GuptaNeelesh15, @gandhi_sanyam, K Santosh Babu and Priya Ajit in conversation with… https://t.co/CFmWlY8jMdTo find out more about this pilot project, join us for the #BusKaro Webinar on Cashless Ticketing today at 3 PM.… https://t.co/wcIhd7aSjwThank you @swissnexindia for hosting this. Three developments to watch out for in the Indian Energy Sector… https://t.co/ZcpAvToG4S
Retweeted by WRI IndiaWRI India’s June 4 #webinar on Informal Economy in Our Cities, tried to zero in on recommendations as to how the go… https://t.co/DahGBYFcbtJoin @pravesh, @guptaneelesh15, @gandhi_sanyam, K Santosh Babu and Priya Ajith today at 3 pm for a #BusKaro webinar… https://t.co/jQPY3kh2vP
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7/3
2020
17 countries representing 25.5% of global emissions have submitted long-term climate strategies (#LTS) that can hel… https://t.co/EJkqODumUW
Retweeted by WRI IndiaHow do we Validate a digital Tickets? Can we resolve the issue of patchy internet? Learn this and more from the exp… https://t.co/NUxNdLDoSx
Retweeted by WRI IndiaI am pleased to announce that the updated https://t.co/OPxLfRFp0g website has been launched. The site features a re… https://t.co/j9aeu7sD1D
Retweeted by WRI IndiaStudies show that #PublicTransport doesn't spread #COVID infections if there is personal hygiene & crowd management… https://t.co/olOmEGWbvh
Retweeted by WRI IndiaThank you to @MathaiWanjira for reminding us of the importance of national commitments to the #ParisAgreement duri… https://t.co/puOQnfRazs
Retweeted by WRI IndiaThere is growing public demand for #CleanAir in India. In a recent survey conducted by the Clean Air Fund, more th… https://t.co/celHyEkXed
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7/2
2020
No, the lockdown has not “solved” the air-quality problem. It has simply given us a glimpse into a future with clea… https://t.co/BBRa1YwjTKWorsening urban #inequality & the deepening #climatecrisis are intertwined & must be tackled together. Our… https://t.co/3FV2tRTV6g
Retweeted by WRI IndiaThere is growing public demand for #CleanAir in India. In a recent survey conducted by the Clean Air Fund, more th… https://t.co/Cldk8RpQWqPolicy-makers must factor in the livelihoods of India's informal workforce. They should be duly covered by a safety… https://t.co/nNSR0RNnoxProtecting and restoring farms + forests in India has massive climate benefits: 3 to 4.5 billion tonnes of above-gr… https://t.co/cdRAvvNooE
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7/1
2020
Join us tomorrow for a discussion about how #ClimateAction can accelerate #COVID19 recovery, featuring Anne-Sophie… https://t.co/deY1zhEy40
Retweeted by WRI India#AirPollution is the leading environmental health risk & threatens sustainable development. 3 steps can help make c… https://t.co/TNbL12CFaVHello folks! Come join us for the webinar tomorrow at 3pm. Reg link: https://t.co/e9AgYhvWR2 @YuluBike @WRIIndiahttps://t.co/7CgzVlwMEO
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6/30
2020
Catch WRI President and CEO Dr @AndrewSteerWRI in conversation with European Bank for Reconstruction and Developmen… https://t.co/lMDhPUo0OiBeing dependent on cash transactions makes buses and sector at large vulnerable to infections. The #BusKaro XVI - C… https://t.co/uyo3xvLy5LOne farmer in India who cut down his trees is now teaching his peers to grow them! https://t.co/1ZniWbQ7dn @Ecosiahttps://t.co/h1Pwy2QaG8
Retweeted by WRI India#AirPollution is the leading environmental health risk & threatens sustainable development. 3 steps can help make c… https://t.co/OlqVpoOXxJThe Smart Responses to COVID-19: How Indian Cities are Fighting through Action and Innovation (Vol I of 2) showcase… https://t.co/4avINRhYkJ“There is no good reason, for example, for any country to include #coal in their COVID-19 recovery plans. This is t… https://t.co/F4W4pWE2Wx
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6/29
2020
.@PrateekDiwan8, @shilpakharwal and @sudeept_maiti talk about the important aspects that need to be addressed befor… https://t.co/cKEUeuYL9j
6/28
2020
On #MSMEDay2020 @kajol19, @krishnandeepak1 and @iChiragGajjar write about ways to unlock the potential of Indian MS… https://t.co/eSyq7FwbjmToday is #WorldMSMEDay and the need of the hour is to support this crucial sector and help them #BuildBackBetter.… https://t.co/Et8dE639DQ
Retweeted by WRI IndiaMSMEs play vital role in Indian economy. Strategies such as #demandaggregation will help make #GreenRecovery &… https://t.co/w8QPIzRJIl
Retweeted by WRI IndiaMSMEs make up 29% of India's GDP, yet it is one sector that has been badly impacted by the pandemic and lockdown. O… https://t.co/LZ7jrKUUVd
6/27
2020
#AirPollution is the leading environmental health risk & threatens sustainable development. 3 steps can help make c… https://t.co/xQzFdDS7Pl
Retweeted by WRI IndiaProtecting tropical forests—which act as a major carbon sink—is one of the most effective ways Indonesia can reduce… https://t.co/bBsUvAzVu4
Retweeted by WRI IndiaHow can #ClimateAction accelerate #COVID19 recovery? Join the discussion at #LCAW2020 with @ManishBapnaWRIhttps://t.co/2QjMZvyxxO
Retweeted by WRI IndiaWRI India is pleased be a knowledge partner with Climate Change Dept, Govt of Gujarat for a series of Webinars.… https://t.co/QCbkjKgBqxLooking forward to speaking as a discussant in today's webinar on vulnerability assessment by @vmishraiit. This is… https://t.co/DoWSMZvqu7
Retweeted by WRI IndiaHow are US cities and counties getting renewable energy? @RockyMtnInst & @WorldResources write about 5 key trends t… https://t.co/sv0ujP7qwy300,000 trees to strengthen Peru’s Amazon forest! Thanks to a partnership they built on #TerraMatch, @AiderONG is h… https://t.co/TwCNUUUeYF
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6/26
2020
How can #ClimateAction accelerate #COVID-19 recovery? Join the discussion at #LCAW2020 with @ManishBapnaWRIhttps://t.co/Qz7gQ0sRfj
Retweeted by WRI IndiaNew @AdaptOurWorld blog highlights 5 case studies of local #ClimateAdaptation from: 🇫🇯 Fiji 🇳🇿 NewZealand 🇧🇩 Bangl… https://t.co/M4tnB5tFsV
Retweeted by WRI IndiaOver 150 US cities and counties have made renewable energy deals since 2015. But how are they doing it?… https://t.co/v53O5UHw4XDr @OPAgarWRI, CEO, WRI India will be speaking at Michael Page's webinar on Sector Revival through the Lens of a C… https://t.co/7Bid5rr22dIndian cities have invested in metro rail networks to provide affordable mass transit solutions. But they are unabl… https://t.co/F7dD59rThNPlease join Jaya Dhindaw from WRI India, and Vikas Bhahmavar (CityFix Labs India participant) to learn more about h… https://t.co/kCk78PRdAJ
6/25
2020
Projected Vs Actual ridership of metro rail systems in India. This image shows how the potential for a majority of… https://t.co/k6hG92CkGxWhen restoring land creates jobs, the land stays healthy! Here's a before and after from Brazil:… https://t.co/39c3vL0gqV
Retweeted by WRI IndiaProjected Vs Actual ridership of metro rail systems in India. This image shows how the potential for a majority of… https://t.co/2EEeGOb4R3Projected Vs Actual ridership of metro rail systems in India. This image shows how the potential for a majority of… https://t.co/kQroqy5vGH
6/24
2020
How can #nature help us with climate impacts? This video from Global Commission on Adaptation partner @UNEP illustr… https://t.co/9exUixVimp
Retweeted by WRI IndiaHe along with other experts @OPAgarWRI, @WRIIndia, Mr Parag Sharma, O2 Power & Mr Mayank Bansal, @ReNew_Power will… https://t.co/2BvcQszSCO
Retweeted by WRI India#WRICommentaries | This document contains pragmatic suggestions on how to adopt health and safety measures as set o… https://t.co/jv9SCnokn7I will be speaking at a webinar titled Sector Revival through the Lens of a CEO: Chapter 6 - Energy & Utilities Ind… https://t.co/0rh1EmvRf4
Retweeted by WRI IndiaThrough #WRICommentaries, WRI India researchers offer analysis, insights and views on the latest developments in th… https://t.co/OK5xCXHlgsJoin our panellists Amanda Stevens, @RejeetMathews and @AshimaProf in the #ByDesign #webinar on 'Land Use Implicati… https://t.co/JBVAV1mQxN
Retweeted by WRI India#WRICommentaries | This document has been created to help prepare bus operations, following the emergency response… https://t.co/JEH6DByW33
6/23
2020
How is #COVID19 affecting the most vulnerable city-dwellers, those who live in informal settlements? Sheela Patel… https://t.co/9bijTZcUR5
Retweeted by WRI India#BuildBackBetter | Have the recently-announced reforms helped the agriculture sector perform better & address the a… https://t.co/BDhOmPExDJHere are some short- and long-term measures that governments and STUs can take to emerge stronger and resilient in… https://t.co/yBw2g4SAfo#TerraMatch connects funders to project developers with years of experience. It helps get thousands of trees in the… https://t.co/PyadlNDebD
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6/22
2020
Join us on 22 June for a #webinar discussion with @GSolarCouncil: "Build back better with #solar: accelerating #PVhttps://t.co/1jWwkRCbRf
Retweeted by WRI IndiaHere's a full recording of yesterday's #BuildBackBetter webinar on "Restoring Public Transport for the New Normal –… https://t.co/ncVpG9UwX0Dr @mverma7 Chief Economist, World Resources Institute, India will be speaking today at a #Webinar titled "Valuing… https://t.co/OJmyiUzPeR
6/19
2020
#BuildBackBetter | We will start seeing changes in vehicle design. There will be separators protecting drivers, air… https://t.co/m9OEIIVzxN
6/18
2020

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