the initiative of Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, IIFL Home
‘Awas Par Samvaad’ – a step towards its commitment of enabling an eco-system for #GreenAffordableHousing in India
- Series of four seminars under an initiative by The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), advocating – Green and sustainable ‘Housing for All’
- Webinars spreading awareness on making housing more inclusive, and propagating the importance of Green Affordable Housing in India amongst the students, professors, architects, green building consultants, engineers, sustainability professionals, and urban practitioners etc.
IIFL Home Finance Ltd. (IIFL HFL) organized a series of four webinars, under the aegis of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs’ (MoHUA) initiative ‘Awas Pe Samvaad’. The objective of the webinars was to create an eco-system for Sustainable and Green Affordable Housing in India. Advocating the Government’s vision of ‘Housing for All', the virtual sessions aimed at discussing and disseminating the knowledge of ‘Housing in Urban Spaces’ amongst students, professors, architects, green building consultants, engineers, sustainability professionals, and urban practitioners and more.
IIFL HFL Ltd. organized four webinars, focusing on subjects Role of Indigenous Housing Technologies in Transforming Indian Construction Sector using Local Materials and Practices’ and ‘New Emerging Construction Technologies and Opportunities for Technograhis to Learn and Adopt from Light House Projects (LHPs)’ at three reputed architecture colleges and a renowned green rating agency in the country; IES College of Architecture (Mumbai), Sushant University (Gurugram), Chitkara School of Planning & Architecture (Chandigarh), and Indian Green Building Council (IGBC, Hyderabad). These webinars were conducted from 20th to 23rd September 2021 and were attended by over 470 students and 135 professionals, including the professors, architects, green building consultants, engineers, sustainability professionals, and urban practitioners.
The webinars witnessed discussions and deliberations between industry experts such as Ar. Pratik Dhanmer (
Speaking at the conclusion of the sessions, Mr. Monu Ratra – ED & CEO at IIFL Home Finance Ltd. said, “With the four-part series ‘Awas Par Samvaad’ webinars, we hope to have inspired the attendees to embrace sustainability as a value, by practicing the inclusion of green and sustainable construction technology. For us at IIFL Home Finance Ltd., this was another step towards our goal of creating a sustainable ecosystem for Green Affordable Housing in the country, in alignment with the Government’s mission of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana and Housing for All."
The following are the YouTube links to the four sessions: