Governing Body

The general superintendence of the affairs of the Institute will be vested in the Governing Body. The Minister for Environment shall be the Chairperson of the Governing Body. All the duties, powers, functions and rights whatsoever consequential or incidental to carrying out of the objectives of the Institute shall be exercised by the Chairperson or by powers delegated to Vice - Chairperson or the Chief Executive Officer. The GB shall be bound to carry out any direction that the State Government gives form time to time. The GB shall have the following as members

Sl No. Designation Address Designation in the Governing Body
1 Chief Minister Government of Kerala Government. Secretariat, Thiruvananthapuram Chairperson (Ex-officio)
2 Minister for Environment, Government of Kerala Government. Secretariat, Thiruvananthapuram Vice Chairperson (Ex-officio)
3 Secretary to Government, Department of Environment, Govt. of Kerala or representative Government. Secretariat, Thiruvananthapuram Member (Ex-officio)
4 Secretary to Government, Department of Finance, Govt. of Kerala or representative   Member (Ex-officio)
5 Secretary to Government, Department of Disaster Management, Govt. of Kerala or representative   Member (Ex-officio)
6 Director, National Centre for Earth Science Studies, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India, Thiruvananthapuram Akkulam, Thiruvananthapuram Member (Ex-officio)
7 Director, Department of Environment and Climate Change, Govt. of Kerala Petta, Thiruvananthapuram Member (Ex-officio)
8 Director, School of Environment Sciences, MG University Priyadarshani Hills, Kottayam Member (Ex-officio)
9 Two nominee of the Government– Shall serve in this capacity for a term of 3 years C\O Director, - (Institute for Climate Change Studies) Member [Non Official]
10 The Director, -(Institute for Climate Change Studies -ICCS) - Institute for Climate Change Studies Member Secretary (Ex-officio)