Governing for the local environment within corridor projects in India

PEAK Briefing

This brief describes the challenges of fragmented governance in India‚Äôs Industrial Corridors with a focus on local environmental issues. It notes the current lack of linkages between economic objectives of industrial corridors and governance challenges in dealing with local environmental impacts, while arguing for a greater integration between economy and environment within the corridors. It suggests potential approaches and frameworks which can be employed to enable such integration.