ICFAI Signs MoU with ASSOCHAM, New Delhi


The ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education, (IFHE) a Deemed to-be University, Hyderabad and  GEM- ASSOCHAM (Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India) have established a strategic alliance on 8th September 2020 for the purpose of promoting a Green Initiative to care for the Mother Earth and executes the “GEM (Green and Eco-friendly Movement) Sustainability Certification Program” with the objective to complement in India’s sustainability movement and take it to the next level to promote environment friendly green building design and construction.

The program includes Sustainability, Energy and Water Efficiency, Fire and life safety, Indoor Air Quality, Daylight, Fresh Air and Human Comfort and is based upon BEE ECBC 2017 and NBC 2016.

Pankaj R Dharkar, National Chairman, ASSOCHAM National Council for GEM and Prof S Vijayalakshmi,  Registrar, IFHE, Hyderabad signed the MoU. It is interesting to note that the MoU documents were signed  virtual mode due to Covid-19 situation. 

(Press Release)