The Centre for Research & Education (CERG) is a registered not for profit organization (MAH/116/2020/PUNE) whose efforts are aimed at raising awareness, understanding, appreciation and importance of Geosciences in day-to-day life and communities at large.  Promoting Earth Literacy – translating information on Earth science into a language and learning that can be understood by the common man and  enlightening the common man about the earth, and the interplay between natural resources and the environment are its principal objectives.

The Centre conducts many events through the year prominent amongst which are the  Geoweek, Geoquest, Geolab, Geotrails and Teacher training programs. Over the years, its onsite & online events have seen very high footfalls with the numbers  increasing from year to year.

The Centre has planned some innovative programs for the future related to its core mission of ‘Demystifying Earth Science’ and building awareness of the importance of the Environment, Sustainability and Earth Science amongst the community.

You can support us in our efforts to spread this knowledge by contributing to our corpus fund and sponsorship of specific events.  No amount is small.  All contributions will be acknowledged.

Do write to us at, if you would like to sponsor some of our events like the Geoweek. We will get back to you with the details.

Donations to CERG are Income Tax deductible. The Centre for Research & Education (CERG) is recognized as a charitable Society under the provisions of the Income Tax Act, 1961. Donations to the Society (PAN: AACTC6841P) are Income Tax deductible under Section 80-G of the said Act.