Hyderabad, Jan 1 (UNI) A two-day workshop on Environment Information System (ENVIS) will be held at the Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT) Campus here from tomorrow.
Organised by the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests, the workshop would be inaugurated by the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology Director Lalji Singh, a release here today said.
Twelve thematic ENVIS Centres active in the fields of bio-informatics, environmental economics and environmental law among others would have their representation in the event.
The workshop would be followed by a two-day training programme for the ENVIS officers in database development, publication and website management, for adequate performance of the centres to meet the objective of collection, compilation, collation and dissemination of information related to environment.
The ENVIS was evolved as a disaggregated network of institutions and organisations dealing with information on wide ranging disciplines related to environment.
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