Website: www.ceeindia.org

Email: tideturner@ceeindia.org

CEE was established in 1984 as a Centre of Excellence of the Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India. As a national institution, CEE’s mandate is to promote environmental awareness nationwide.

CEE’s mission is to enhance understanding of sustainable development in formal, non-formal and informal education through its work with schools, higher educational institutions, policymakers and reaching out to youth and the general community. It is to integrate education as a key driver for change in demonstrating and advancing sustainable practices in rural and urban communities, business and the public sector, and in meeting challenges of global issues such as climate change and biodiversity conservation

CEE develops innovative programs and educational material and builds capacity in the field of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). It is committed to ensuring that Environmental Education (EE) leads to action for sustainable development. It undertakes field projects that demonstrate and validate the role education can play in sustainable development.