AIR POLLUTION IS A SERIOUS ISSUE.
WE ARE HERE TO HELP SOLVE IT.
14/20 of the world’s most polluted cities are in India
India ranks 174/178 countries on air pollution
Breathing polluted air is as bad as smoking; every 22 AQI = 1 cigarette
NCAP targets reducing pollution by more than 30% by 2024
Air pollution kills more than 1 million Indians annually
A-PAG is a foundation that has been set up to help reduce air pollution in India. Our initial focus is on the Indo-Gangetic plain; that’s because the issue here is even more acute than it is around the country. Unlike a number of other civic organisations that work on broader environmental issues, our emphasis is entirely on air pollution.Read more
Our view is that air pollution does not get the political focus it merits because politicians aren’t convinced that this issue is important to citizens. Further, Government needs support to help implement measures to combat this menace.Read more
We decided to use the Lok Sabha elections to make air pollution an issue voters think about before they choose a candidate. We ran a social media campaign using a series of videos highlighting the perils of air pollution.View More