Community Environmental Monitors
Besant Nagar, Chennai IN
5th Avenue, No 42 A
Besant Nagar Chennai 600 090 IN
The Healthy Energy Initiative in India is coordinated by Community Environmental Monitoring (CEM), a program of The Other Media. Particulate matter from high pollution is exacerbating climate change and the increased temperatures and pollution are increasing asthma and bronchial illnesses. The program seeks to curb emissions and alert the population and policy makers to dangerous levels of air pollution.Based in Chennai, CEM addresses the plight of pollution impacted communities through environmental health monitoring skills training, information and organizing support, and emergency response services and funding.