East Greets West – A conversation through Calligraphy

This showcase of calligraphic works features a collaboration between two great calligraphers - Achyut Palav & Paul Antonio. Achyut Palav is one of the most prolific exponents of Devanagari calligraphy and has represented India in several international showcases across the globe - including the Calligraphy Biennales. Paul Antonio is one of the most sought after calligraphers in the [...]

By | September 21st, 2018|Initiatives|0 Comments

Roundtable discussion on ‘OPPORTUNITIES POST BREXIT’

On the 16th of July, Mumbai First organised a roundtable discussion and a high tea reception with Mr. John Dickie, Director of Strategy and Policy at London First, on ‘OPPORTUNITIES POST BREXIT’ at the Royal Bombay Yacht Club. The meeting provided the perfect catalyst for immersive discussions amongst the various thought leaders and influencers in attendance of both [...]

By | July 20th, 2018|Initiatives|0 Comments

Round Table Discussion on Judicial Pendency in India

Mumbai First conducted a multi—stakeholder Round table discussion on Judicial Pendency in India. Shailesh Gandhi, former Chief Information Commissioner and RTI activist, made a presentation demonstrating how judicial pendency can be significantly addressed by simply filling the Vacancies across the courts in the country. Many other solutions including the use of technology, promotion of the [...]

By | March 14th, 2018|Initiatives|0 Comments

Masterclass on Waste to Energy, Waste Water Treatment and Urban Resilience

Consul General of Netherlands along with Mumbai First hosted an event titled ‘Tale of Three Cities’ where experts from Rotterdam, Amsterdam and Mumbai came for a day long masterclass on waste to energy, waste water treatment and urban resilience on November 24th 2017. Efficient and Innovative methods to tackle waste water treatment and waste management [...]

By | January 8th, 2018|Initiatives|0 Comments

Mission 24

Mission 24 is a civic initiative in collaboration with Apnalaya with MCGM as a principal stakeholder. The campaign was launched on 12th September 2017 by BMC Municipal Commissioner Shri Ajoy Mehta and Rajya Sabha M.P. Shri Sachin Tendulkar. The objective is to be a best-practice model of better living through active participation from civil society, [...]

By | January 8th, 2018|Initiatives|0 Comments

Cruise Tourism

Cruise Tourism has been identified as one of the key thrust areas to be implemented across all the key ports as priority by the Government of India. To showcase their preparedness to host cruise vessels and sensitise the stakeholders about action taken for promotion of Cruise Tourism, Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) and Ministry of Shipping’s [...]

By | January 8th, 2018|Initiatives|Comments Off on Cruise Tourism

Adopt a Book

Mumbai First and The Asiatic Society of Mumbai are hosting unique children’s Adopt-a-Book and Crowd Funding festival which will not only bring young readers to the steps of the historic institution but help raised funds for restoration of priceless volumes stored in the library. Some of these were damaged in the recent rains. The seven [...]

By | September 26th, 2017|Initiatives|0 Comments

Mumbai First and British Council join hands to transform MMR.

We are pleased to announce that we have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with British Council to initiate projects and activities in the field of education, art and culture. In education, initiatives will be taken up for enrichment of teaching skills and quality improvement of low-cost private English medium schools in and around Mumbai [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|Initiatives|0 Comments

Financing Sustainable Urbanisation Projects in Maharastra

By | March 27th, 2017|Initiatives|0 Comments


The game is simple. Raise awareness. Get people to vote and win points. All you need is a social media account, some creativity and a bit of teamwork To score points for your team you need to create a social media post encouraging people to vote in the BMC elections. Be sure to [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Initiatives|0 Comments