Centre for Environmental Studies (CES) is an autonomous organization under the Department of Forest and Environment, Government of Odisha. The Governing Body of the CES has the Principal Secretary, Forest & Environment Department as Chairman and a few experts as members. CES undertakes activities to promote environmental awareness in the State. CES also take up projects, conduct training programme, building database etc. CES is the Regional Resource Agency(RRA) for the National Environment Awareness Campaign (NEAC) and Nodal Agency for the National Green Corps (NGC). So far 9500 eco-clubs have been formed in the state. It is also an Environmental Information System (ENVIS) Centre on the subject - Status of Environment & Related Issues in Odisha under the ENVIS Programme of the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Government of India. CES is the Nodal Agency for organizing World Environment Day on behalf of Forest & Environment Department. CES also organizes Energy Conservation Day every year on behalf of Energy Department, Govt. of Odisha.
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