Since December '15, we have been a part of a group of concerned citizens and organisations who want to take urgent action on the issue of Air Pollution. This group also has conducted public outreach and interacted closely with certain officials from the Delhi Dialogue Commission and URJA members. (URJA is a People's Action Group which works with more than 1500 RWA's in Delhi.)
How was Greenpeace India involved?
This collective is now called #HelpDelhiBreathe and we've been a major contributor to it. We have helped steer their demands from a Delhi-only-transport-based-
- Almost 30 volunteers (out of the total 40) from GP participated and helped out with the activity.
- Sunil was a spokesperson in the event, along with other experts including activists and Anumita Chowdhary from CSE.
Watch out for further updates! Delhi is just a start. 16 more cities from all over the country are ready to demand a Clean Air Nation between January 22-24. We will also continue our engagement with the #HelpDelhiBreathe group.