India Cooling Action Plan: Operationalizing Cold-Chain Recommendations
“India Cooling Action Plan-Operationalizing Cold-Chain Recommendations” was launched on the “28th World Ozone Day” on 16th September 2022, organised by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) in collaboration with the Department of Environment and Climate Change, Government of Maharashtra. The report was launched by the honourable Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change and Labour and Employment, Mr Bhupendra Yadav, Maharashtra Chief Minister and the Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Mr Eknath Shinde and the Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Mr Ashwini Kumar Choubey.
AEEE supported MoEF&CC in developing this strategic report. The report highlights the synergies of the recommendations with the ongoing government programmes and schemes handled by different ministries of the government and inputs provided by the members during the Cold-chain Thematic Working Group meetings. Additionally, the report indicates key action points to be taken by the different ministries in operationalising the recommendations in the ICAP.