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Strategic Action Plans for Rental Housing for Internal Migrants in Kochi Municipal Corporation

The city of Kochi is an important place of employment for migrant workers in Kerala. Workers from Tamil Nadu have ...

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Auto Ambulance service

An emergency service to cater to the needs of COVID patients, especially transport of COVID patients to hospitals, supply of ...

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Policy Presentation- Rapid Response Policy Engagement - Affordable Rental Housing for Internal Migrants

The city of Kochi is an important place of employment for migrant workers in Kerala. Workers from Tamil Nadu have ...

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KOCHI ECO CHALLENGE PROJECT

On the occasion of the World Environment Day 2021, the Kochi Municipal Corporation is launching the 'Kochi Eco Challenge' (Kochi ...

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Hybrid Workshop - The Morgenstadt Global Smart City Innovation Lab

Kochi is one among the Indian cities selected for ‘The Morgenstadt Global Smart City Innovation Lab’. The project is being ...

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Subhash Bose Park Reopening

The prestigious Subhash Bose Park is maintained by Centre for Heritage, Environment and Development. The park is a fine example ...

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VISIT OF CONSUL GENERAL OF FRANCE AND AFD INDIA DIRECTOR

The Consul General of France in India Ms. Lise TALBOT BARRE and Agence Francaise de Development (AFD) India Director Bruno ...

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ECOLOGISTICS STAKEHOLDER CONSULTATION MEETING

Today the whole world is facing serious climate change issues, as a result of uncontrolled carbon emissions from various sectors ...

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RAPID RESPONSE POLICY ENGAGEMENT - ONLINE COLLOQUIUM

An online workshop on 'Explore Issues and Solutions for Solving Housing Challenges of Migrant Workers in Kochi, Kerala' was organized ...

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URBAN ENERGY TRANSITION – STAKEHOLDER CONSULTATION WORKSHOP

Kochi, one of the major urban agglomerations in the state is seriously pondering on the need for sustainable energy transition. ...

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RAPID RESPONSE POLICY ENGAGEMENT – STAKEHOLDER CONSULTATION WORKSHOP

The city of Kochi is an important place of employment for migrant workers in Kerala. Workers from Tamil Nadu have ...

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CANOPY ART-HOLIC PAINTERS CAMP

Kochi Corporation in association with Kerala Lalithakala Academy  conducted Canopy Art-Holic Art Camp of painters on March 4th -6th, 2021 ...

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Road Safety Event organized under ASK

As part of the Road Safety Month campaign, Kochi Municipal Corporation (KMC) jointly with Transport Department, Government of Kerala and ...

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ASK MUSICAL EVENT AT KOCHI DURBAR HALL GROUND AND KOITHARA PARK

As part of Arts Space Kochi a live music events was held at Durbar Hall and Koithara Park in Kochi ...

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ARTS SPACE KOCHI PROGRAMME LAUNCH

Kochi Corporation in association with the district administration in coordination with the Centre for Heritage, Environment and Development (C-HED), launched ...

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Biodiversity strategy and action plan for Kochi

The Kochi Corporation has prepared a local biodiversity strategy and action plan which sets 29 goals for the city to ...

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Kochi City Biodiversity Index

  The City Biodiversity Index and Illustrated Natural Asset Map of Kochi Municipal Corporation, prepared under INTERACT- Bio project was released ...

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C-HED wins HUDCO Award

  The Centre for Heritage, Environment and Development (C-HED) of the Kochi Corporation has been adjudged winner of the innovative model ...

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NIUA Newsletter - Issue 5

Read on :https://drive.google.com/file/d/1rU5s7FWdxNR33I2Mwxo1oloSTKV7ziyJ/view?usp=sharing  

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EnteKochi Urban Design Competition

Kochi Municipal Corporation (KMC), with the support and cooperation of GIZ India, under the “Sustainable Urban Development - Smart Cities” ...

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The release of report on C-HED

The release of the book "Institutional Innovation to Strengthen Urban Local Governments in India, The case of Centre for Heritage, ...

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C-HED signs MoU with NIUA

Centre for Heritage, Environment and Development (C-HED) signed an Memorandum of Understanding with National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA), one ...

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Kochi Metropolitan Web Lab

As part of the India-EU Urban Partnership (IEUP) programme a Kochi Metropolitan Web Lab was organised by the Centre for ...

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Calling for Strategic Advisers for c-hed

Under the Sustainable Urban Development - Smart Cities (SUD-SC) project jointly implemented by The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs ...

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Recommendations for Kerala e-mobility policy

Kerala has a high vehicle population of over more than 10 million vehicles on the road. These vehicles roughly benefit ...

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EndeKochi Documentation Report

EnteKochi is an urban lab initiated by Kochi Municipal Corporation (KMC) jointly with GIZ under the Sustainable Urban Development - ...

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Standard Operating Procedures for Bus Transport - Post COVID-19 Lockdown

"Standard Operating Procedures for Bus Transport - Post COVID-19 Lockdown" prepared as a part of Integrated and sustainable urban transport ...

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Covid-19 and Cities We Want - By Sri. Hitesh Vaidya and Sri. Chetan Vaidya

Sri. Hitesh Vaidya (Director, NIUA) and Sri.Chetan Vaidya (Senior National Urban Adviser, Sustainable Urban Development Smart City (SUD-SC) Project, Kochi) ...

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COVID - 19 India : Mobility Response Guidelines - By Urban Mass Transit Company Limited

Smt. Jaishree Jindel (Project Manager and National Coordinator, Urban Mass Transit Company Limited) and Sri. Tarun Choudhary (Project officer, Urban ...

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Chullickal Energy Survey Report

As a part of Solar City Project by Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India, a pilot ...

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Kochi Solar City Cell

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India had launched a scheme on “Development of Solar Cities”. ...

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Stakeholder Consultation Workshop - Urban Community Resilience Assessment

As a part of Cities 4 forests initiative by World Resource Institute (WRI India) a multi-stakeholder consultation workshop to assess the ...

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IMPRESSIONS

C-hed : A True Planning Institute  By Conor Noone, Curtain University, Perth, Australia. Here is a small piece on the past 2 ...

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Green Corridor Project (N-S Corridor)

Mobilise Your City (MYC) project, an initiative of the Union Government to reduce Green House Gas (GHG) emissions related to ...

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C-HED at 10th World Urban Forum

Centre for Heritage, Environment and Development (C-HED) director Dr. Rajan Chedambath presented our organisations case at the 10th World Urban ...

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Water Conservation Workshop

Water Conservation Workshop

The Centre for Heritage, Environment and Development (c-hed) and Ashoka Trust for Reserarch in Ecology and Environment (ATREE), organised a ...

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Mapathon - Cities4forests

The Kochi Municipal Corporation in association with the World Resources Institute India organized a ‘Mapathon’ in coordination with the Centre ...

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Summer-Winter-School , CEPT University, Ahmedabad

The Summer Winter School Program of The Premier Habitat University of India , CEPT for 2019 begins in Kochi. This ...

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How Kochi can combat Climate Change

Dr. Rajan Chedambath (Director, Centre for Heritage , Environment and Development) explains how the city of Kochi can fight climate ...

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Cities4Forests - Project Launch

Cities4Forests is a movement conceptualised to catalyse political, social, and economic support among city governments and urban citizens to integrate ...

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Training Workshop – MYC

Training Workshop - MYC

The Kochi Municipal Corporation in partnership with French Development Agency (AFD) and GIZ, organized two day training workshop on sustainable ...

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Climate Smart Cities

Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India is implementing a project named 'Climate Smart Cities' in Kochi city ...

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Capacity building program - Ecologistics

A two day capacity building workshop on sustainable urban freight management in Kochi in association with ICLEI South Asia  and ...

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A tree for a child

A tree for a child

The Kochi Municipal Corporation is implementing a programme named ‘A tree for a child’, as part of its environment conservation ...

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Visit of official delegation from Vilnius , Lithuania as part of IUC programme

As part of the International Urban Cooperation Program funded by the European Union, a five member delegation from Vilnius, Lithuania ...

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Subhash Park Tree Naming and Handbook Release

The Subhash Bose park which is maintained by the Center for Heritage, Environment and Development is rich in biodiversity.  Under ...

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Chullickal – Energy Survey

Chullickal - Energy Survey

The Kochi Solar City Cell has launched an energy survey at Chullickal division of the Kochi Municipal  Corporation. The survey ...

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DRAWING WORKSHOP 2018

The CEPT University is conducting a drawing workshop "The sudden change of the line" as part of their winter school ...

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POSTER DESIGNING COMPETITION

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India had launched a scheme on “Development of Solar Cities”. ...

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The Centre for Heritage, Environment and Development (c-hed) is an autonomous institution functioning as the Research and Development wing of the Kochi Municipal Corporation in the fields of Urban Development, Governance, Environment, Tourism, Culture and Heritage. Sanctioned by the Government of Kerala and established in the year 2002 by the city administration, c-hed has been an integral part of the planning efforts and development aspirations of the Kochi Municipal Corporation.


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