Shri Prakash Javadekar

Shri Prakash Javadekar


Party: Bharatiya Janata Party

Father's Name: Shri Keshav

Mother's Name: Shrimati Rajani

Spouse Name: Dr. Prachee Javadekar


State Name: Maharashtra

Permanent Address: Padmalaya, 2nd Lane, Navketan Society, Kothrud, Pune 411038

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Email Id: prakash[dot]j[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in

Education Qualifications: B. Com. Educated at University of Pune, Pune

Countries Visited: (i) U.S.A, as a Member of the Young Political Leaders under the ACYPL Programme, 1985, (ii) Europe, to participate in the Marathi Sammelan, 1998, (iii) Boston (U.S.A), as leader of the delegation to negotiate MIT`S Media Lab Asia Project, 2000, (iv) U.S.A., to participate in the FICC-Yale Leadership Development Programme, 2009, (v) Israel, to participate in the Indo-Israel Friendship Programme, 2010, (vi) Taiwan, 2008, (vii) Chicago, (U.S.A.), to attend a conference on the Telangana issue, 2010, (viii) China, to participate in the conference organised by the O.R.F., 2011, (ix) Belgium, to attend the conference organised by the Climate Parliament, 2011, (x) Finland and Iceland, as Indian parliamentary delegate, (xi) Nairobi (Kenya), to attend the First session of UNEP`s United Nations Environment Assembly, June 2014, (xii) France, to attend the meeting of Major Economies Forum, Paris, July 2014, (xiii) U.S.A., to attend the meeting of Major Economies Forum and UN Secretary General`s Summit 2014 and to attend the high level special event, `The Minamata Convention on Mercury`, New York (U.S.A.), Sept. 2014, (xiv) France, to attend the Joint Tenth meeting of the COP to the Vienna convention for the protection of the Ozone Layer and 26th meeting of the parties to the Montreal Protocol, Paris, Nov. 2014; to attend Ministerial level meeting for informal consulations on climate change, July 2015; to attend the 2nd COP 21 preparatory Ministers consultations, Sept. 2015; as Environment Minister led Indian Delegation to UNCCC COP 21 in Nov. - Dec. 2015 during which 'Paris Agreement' was signed and (xvi) Peru, to attend UN Climate Change Conference, COP20, Dec. 2014; attended, GLOBE Conference in (i) Japan, June 2008, (ii) Rome (Italy), 2009, (iii) Copenhagen (Denmark), 2009 and (iv) Cape Town and Durban (South Africa), 2011; represented India at the funeral of former PM of Israel, Shimon Peres in Sept. 2016; China, as BRICS Education Ministers Conference; Canada & Australia Dialogue with universities

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