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Kiran Dwivedi

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE)
Programme Director - India Environment Portal and Information Management
New Delhi , Delhi
With about 25 years of experience in environmental documentation and knowledge management, I lead the Environment Resources Centre at Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) and manage India environment portal, the open access virtual gateway on environment and development from the global south. I have also directed and conducted capacity-building programmes on - documentation , new media communication / digital literacy for South Asia and Africa.
As Programme Director of the India Environment Portal (created on open access platform) I believe in the potential of open access to knowledge and data. At present I am mapping the existing open data initiatives on environment and sustainable development across the world, specially the global south.