Appropriate Governance

Published: 07 July 2022
Last edited: 07 July 2022

Godrej has dedicated Wetland Management (WMS) Department with skilled professionals to manage mangroves. WMS Dept supported by Horticulture Department for plantation, Construction Department for infrastructure management, Planning & Development Department for initiatives planning monitoring. WMS initiatives are monitored on weekly basis and presented to Godrej Management Committee every year. Department targets are linked to Godrej's Good & Green sustainability strategy targets to ensure systemic approach to mangrove management


Collection of baseline and monitoring data and knowledge
Communication, outreach and awareness building
Education, training and other capacity development activities
Evaluation, effectiveness measures and learning
Management planning
Technical interventions and infrastructure
Scale of implementation
Phase of solution

Enabling factors

Internal management & technical capacity of Godrej & Boyce, Commitment of Senior Management to mangrove conservation, Cascading of targets at all levels & their review


Lessons learned

Formation of dedicated department with human, infrastructure, financial resources is important

Application of management principles & processes helps in continual improvement

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