The Department of Economics had organised a Student Webinar on the theme ‘E-Waste Management’ on the 29th of October, 2020. The Resource Person for the webinar was Mr. Sushant Figueiredo from the team of Karo Sambhav, India’s leading Producer Responsibility Organisation.
Dr. Elizabeth Henriques, Associate Professor and Head, Department of Economics introduced the Resource Person and welcomed him to the webinar. Mr. Sushant explained the meaning and the rules of ‘E-waste’. He explained to the participants that e-waste is a threat to the human health how it needs to be disposed-off in the correct manner. Followed by the questions and answer session. The webinar was concluded by a formal vote of thanks by Dr. Rohita Kamat, Assistant Professor of Economics.
A total of 136 participants, including the students and faculty attended the webinar.