An international body which focuses on climate policies has ranked The Energy Resources Institute (TERI) among the top think tanks in the world. TERI was ranked number two by the International Center for Climate Governance (ICCG), an internationally-renowned body whose activities focus on the design of climate policy and related governance issues.
The New Delhi-based think tank was ranked under the category ‘2016 Top Climate Think Tanks in the Rest of the World–Absolute Global Rankings’ during ICCG’s 23rd annual conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE) in Athens in Greece. TERI conducts research for the sustainable development of India.
That climate change is a real threat whose manifestations are becoming apparent. In 06 July 2017 globally interconnected society, it is more important than ever to build a policy framework that can evolve and adapt rapidly to this growing threat. This system would need to be guided by extensive research, climate modelling capabilities and assessments of economically viable and technologically feasible solutions.