Aapla Parisar is a trust formed under the leadership of Mr. Ujwal Keskar. This non-government organisation has been doing exceptional work in Kothrud and Karvenagar area related to creating social awareness in the public.
Architects, Engineers & Surveyors’ Association (AESA)
AESA is a voluntary body of professionals in the field of construction for improvement in Engineering, Architecture and its practice.
College of Energy, Environment and Sustainability (CEES)
CEES is an institute engaged in skill building through sustainability education. They conduct a variety of courses in an interdisciplinary curriculum for careers in Energy Technology and Solutions.
College of Environment & Planning Technology (CEPT)
CEPT University, Ahmedabad focuses on understanding, designing, planning, constructing and managing human habitats. Its teaching and research programs help in the understanding of human settlements.
CREDAI- Pune Metro Region
The CREDAI-Pune Metro (formerly PBAP) established in 1982 is a voluntary organisation operating for the promotion of Real Estate Sector for the benefit of its members.
Dr. B N College of Architecture for Women (BNCA)
BNCA offers graduate and post graduate courses in Architecture. Sustainability Initiatives facilitated ‘Inclusive India Re: Pune’ an exhibition of the research work of students from BNCA and Sweden on conserving core Pune heritage.
Fergusson College is an educational institute imparting education to nearly 5500 students in Science, Computers, Electronics, I.T., humanities and social sciences. Evision is the students club of Environment Science department of Fergusson College.
Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA)
GRIHA is the National Green Building rating system jointly developed by TERI-ADaRSH and Ministry of New & Renewable Energy, India. GRIHA is a rating tool that helps assess building performance and enhance use of renewable and recycled resources. Sustainability Initiatives is also a patron of GRIHA.
Indian Institute of Architects (IIA)
The Indian Institute of Architects (IIA) is the national body of Architects which plays a major role in promoting the profession of architecture through uniting architects for promoting practice and education of architecture.
Indian National Trust For Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH)
INTACH is a non-profit organization set up in 1984 to involve its members in protecting and conserving India’s vast natural, built and cultural heritage.
Indian Society of Lighting Engineering (ISLE)
ISLE is a professional body in the field of illuminating engineering with membership of scientists, engineers, architects, academicians, researchers, designers and others interested in lighting issues.
Indo-Italian Club for Infrastructure and Building (IICIB)
IICIB is a common platform to network and provide opportunities to develop new business and synergies between Italian and Indian companies in the infrastructure, building and building materials sector.
Janwani is a social initiative of MCCIA, Pune formed with an objective to advocate and promote equitable and sustainable development in the city. It addresses the issues of growth to make Pune a better place to live and work.
Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA)
MEDA is the state nodal agency under the umbrella of the MNRE. Its objective is to undertake development of renewable energy and facilitate energy conservation in the State of Maharashtra.
Mrityunjay Ashram Trust
Mrityunjay Ashram Trust is a voluntary organisation from Phaltan in Satara District of Maharashtra. Sustainability Initiatives is working with Mrityunjay Ashram Trust to create a vision for the 3rd revision of the draft development plan of Phaltan.
Sprout, is a consultancy firm venturing into the green building and development market, has an on-going experience in the field of green building certification, energy simulation, eco interiors since the last 3 years.
The Royal Institute of Arts (KKH)
The Royal Institute of Art (Kungl. Konsthögskolan), Stockholm, Sweden is an institution for higher education. Sustainability Initiatives facilitated ‘Inclusive India Re: Pune’ an exhibition of the research work of students from KKH and India on conserving core Pune heritage.
The Energy and Resources Institute
TERI was established in 1974, with an objective to deal with the arising problems of shortage of energy resources and pollution due to energy usage. TERI has also been actively involved in research and promotion of Sustainable Habitats in India through ADaRSH (Association for Development and Research on Sustainable Habitats).
The Western Routes
The Western Routes is a travel consultancy which helps you plan travels to various destinations within Maharashtra. Their tours are conducted with a sense responsibility for sustainable and socially conscious tourism.
VK:a architecture is a multidisciplinary practice in Pune since past 40 years. Vk:a specialises in multidisciplinary architecture design and master planning.
VK:e environmental is a consulting practice in Pune which assists professionals and businesses to implement sustainability concepts in practice. VK:e helps clients develop ‘Green Brands’ through Green Building Rating Systems, Eco-Labeling, Environmental Assessments and Environmental Management Plans.
VK:i interiors is a design and build practice based in Pune. Being a part of VK:a architecture, a established architectural practice, VK:i takes up projects which are interesting and challenging.
Note: Above mentioned organisations have been associated with Sustainability Initiatives from time to time for different projects and events.