Centre for Environment and Development (CED)

The Centre for Environment and Development established in 1993 at Thiruvananthapuram, is an independent research and development, training and consultancy organisation focussing in fields related to Environment and Development. It is a Centre of Excellence of Ministry of Urban Development,Government of India for Solid Waste and Wastewater Management and also the Regional Resource Agency of the Ministry of Environment & Forests,Government of India for the State of Kerala and Lakshadweep Islands.CED is also an Accredicted Agency of Government of Kerala for Solid Waste Management.The primary objective of the Centre is to carry out multi and inter-disciplinary research on environmental and developmental issues.