2-Weeks UN Winter School on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) in Asia and the Pacific

APPLY SOON…5 SEATS AVAILABLE Dear staff and students, The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and its partners, United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), and the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), is organizing a 2 week winter school programme on sustainable consumption and production (SCP) on 7-20 December 2014. The programme…

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Dr. Sohee Minsun Kim joins AIT

Dr. Sohee Minsun Kim has joined the School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD) at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) as Assistant Professor. She will be based at the Urban Environmental Management (UEM) program. A South Korean national, Dr. Kim completed her Ph.D. and Master’s from the Graduate School of Engineering, University of Tokyo,…

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Former PhD Student of Prof. C. Visvanathan Wins the Best Oral Presentation Award

Dr. Zeshan, an AIT Alumnus, was chosen as the winner of the “Best Oral Presentation Award” in a prestigious conference of his field, i.e. Challenges in Environmental Science and Engineering (CESE-2014) held in Johor Bahru, Malaysia from Oct. 12 – 16, 2014. Dr. Zeshan is former Ph.D. student of Prof. Chettiyappan Visvanathan from Environmental Engineering…

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Prof. Visvanathan was invited as Expert Key Resource Person for the UNITAR-CIFAL Jeju Capacity Building Training workshop on “Holistic Wastes Management”

Prof C. Visvanathan facilitated the Capacity Building Training workshop on “Sustainable Wastes Management in the Asia-Pacific Region to Promote Eco-Town Models and Holistic Wastes Management.” He was invited as an expert key resource person. The training program was jointly organized by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and CIFAL Jeju, for the…

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AIT Campus Sustainability Club holds ‘Coloring My Home: AIT’ drawing competition for kids

The AIT Campus Sustainability Club successfully organized a drawing competition for children of the AIT community on 11 October 2014. “Coloring My Home: AIT” was the underlying theme of the competition which was open to kids of the AIT International School, and children of AIT faculty, staff and students. The event held outdoors on the…

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