Shalini Sharma

Dr. Shalini Sharma is involved with Confederation of India Industry (CII) -Godrej Green Business Centre (GBC) team for Green Product Certification, contributing to sustainable business and green growth of the country.

Achievements:

  • Dr. Sharma has 8 years of professional experience gained during her previous jobs where she served as Founder & Head, Centre for Climate Change, Engineering Staff College of India (ESCI) and as Senior Manager- Environment in an Environmental Consultancy in Hyderabad, AP, India. She served as Designated contact point (for ESCI Observer – RINGO constituency) to UNFCCC for 2 years.
  • She has expertise on Environment impact assessment & management (EIA, EMP) and Capacity building on Environment & Climate policies, India.She is certified ISO 14001:2004 Lead Auditor (LA), OHSAS 18001:2007 LA, ISO 9001:2008 Internal Auditor, CDM Lead verifier, Six Sigma Green belt (for experiment designing) and trained for Green Reporting Initiative (GRI).
  • She is an achiever of 3 international fellowships viz. DAAD Fellowship (2009) Humboldt University, Germany; Fulbright-Nehru Environment Leadership fellowship (2012), Columbia University, USA; and Chevening-Rolls Royce Science, Innovation, Policy and Leadership Fellowship (2014), University of Oxford, UK.
  • She has 17 publications to her credit plus a technical proceeding i.e. an outcome of International Conclave on Climate Change (ICCC-1) on theme Clean Energy & Energy Security (Policy aspects) published in 2011.

Dr Sharma is a doctorate in Environmental Sciences, gained 6 years of experience in R&D while working at National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI)- CSIR. She qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) for Lectureship in year 2000 (ICAR, Government of India) after completion of Masters with specialization in Eco-toxicology and Environment Management & Policy from University of Lucknow, India.