Climate Action Network South Asia/CANSA

Founding Year: 2001

Staff: 11


Sanjay Vashist (Director)

A coalition of over 205 civil society organizations working in eight South Asian countries. Represents “the southern perspectives at international climate negotiations and undertakes inter-governmental, regional, and national actions.” It works towards linking policy, research, and action-based work in the region to address solutions to the effects of climate change affecting the area.

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Climate Action Network South Asia/CANSA contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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