Project Consortium

The PROMISE project is implemented by a project consortium comprised of organisations from the project countries Maldives, Sri Lanka, India and international partner organisation from Germany – each with specific expertise to contribute to the overall success of the project.

The project is led and coordinated by The Maldives National University (MNU), Maldives. Parley for the Oceans as the second Maldivian project partner together  with MNU will implement project activities in Maldives. National Cleaner Production Centre (NCPC), Sri Lanka is responsible for project implementation in Sri Lanka.  The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) together with STENUM Asia from India will be impementing project activities in India, and also provide technical expertise to other project partners. adelphi research gGmbH from Germany will be leading the policy and finance components in the project.

The Maldives National University, Maldives

The Maldives National University, Maldives aims to create, discover, preserve and disseminate knowledge that is necessary to enhance the lives and livelihoods of people and essential for the cultural, social, and economic development of the nation.

Contact: Dr. Abdulla Nazeer, nazeer@projectpromise.eu


adelphi research gGmbH, Germany

adelphi, Germany is a leading independent think tank and public policy consultancy on climate, environment and development. adelphi possesses extensive experience in working with financial, policy and other stakeholders towards strengthening the MSME ecosystem.

Contact: Mr. Amarnath Munnolimath, amarnath@projectpromise.eu


National Cleaner Production Centre (NCPC), Sri Lanka

National Cleaner Production Centre (NCPC) Sri Lanka is the foremost sustainability solutions provider in Sri Lanka. It has more than 18 years of experience in advocating Resource Efficient Cleaner Production (RECP) and other proactive environment management tools in various industrial and business sectors.

Contact: Eng. Samantha Kumarasena, samantha@projectpromise.eu


Parley for the Oceans, Maldives

Parley for the Oceans, Maldives is an environmental organization with a global collaborative network striving to address the major threats towards our oceans. Parley works for the Oceans by raising awareness, empowering industries, and inspiring consumers towards new ways of creating, thinking, and protecting our blue planet.

Contact: Shaahina Ali, shaahina@projectpromise.eu


STENUM Asia, India

STENUM Asia, India has a mission to help the world meet its needs sustainably from the finite resources on the planet and towards which it works with business enterprises to embed sustainability in their Strategy and Operations with a special emphasis on resource efficiency and transitioning to circular business models.

Contact: Ms. Ranu Pachauri, ranu@projectpromise.eu


The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), India

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), India is a research institute that specialises in the fields of energy, environment and sustainable development. TERI has vast experience in Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) & clean technology implementation in Asia and Africa.

Contact: Mr. Prahlad Tewari, prahlad@projectpromise.eu