People’s Preparatory Workshops (March 12th–March 31st)

Hamara Shehar Vikas Niyojan is organizing a series of nine Preparatory Workshops in the coming days (March 12th–March 26th) to explore a number of pressing themes and issues surrounding the draft DP Plan with various communities who will be most affected by its implementation as well as key resource persons and groups. These include:

  • Physical Infrastructure (Thursday, March 12th)
  • Slums and Habitat  (Saturday, March 14th)
  • Adivasipadas / Gaothans / Koliwadas  (Sunday, March 15th)
  • Environment and Open spaces  (Tuesday, March 17th)
  • Social Infrastructure  (Tuesday, March 24th)
  • Informal Livelihoods  (Saturday, March 28th)
  • Mumbai Port Trust Development  (Sunday, March 29th)
  • Affordable Housing  (Tuesday, March 31st)
  • Gender  

Based on the meeting with the Municipal Commissioner and his assurance that there will be consultations on various thematics, and in discussion with campaign satis, we have decided to organize these workshops with the following objectives: 1., To bring communities together to compile detailed suggestions /objections, and 2., To prepare for MCGM Stakeholder consultations, if and when they happen.

Click here for the tentative schedule and additional details for these workshops Venue updates including time and locations of each meeting will be updated shortly.

Preparatory Workshops:

There will be two kinds of preparatory workshops: (a) workshops with community representatives and groups; (b) workshops with resource people and groups

(a) with community representatives and groups (Day workshops):

  • 1. Slums and Habitat –14th March (Saturday) 10 am @ APNALAYA,
    B/9 – 103 New Jaiphalwadi SRA Co-op Hsg Soc
    Behind Police Quarters, Tardeo
  • 2. Informal Livelihoods – 28th March(Saturday) @ 
  • 3. Adivasipadas / Gaothans / Koliwadas – 15th March (Sunday) 10 am @ APNALAYA, B/9 – 103 New Jaiphalwadi SRA Co-op Hsg Soc, Behind Police Quarters, Tardeo
  • 4. BPT – 29th March (Sunday) @

(b) workshops with resource people and groups (Evening workshops):

  • 5. Social Infrastructure – 24 March(Tuesday) @ Room No 11, TISS Main Campus ( 4pm onwards)
  • 6. Physical Infrastructure – 12th March (Thursday) @ TISS (NC1, New Campus – 3 pm to 6 pm)
  • 7. Environment and Open spaces – 17th March(Tuesday) @ TISS (NC1, New Campus – 4 pm to 6 pm)
  • 8. Affordable Housing – 31 March (Tuesday) @ TISS (NC1, New Campus – 4 pm onwards)
  • 9. Gender – To be finalized