Revitalizing Urban Spaces


Revitalizing Urban Spaces


Dear Sir/Madam,

We are delighted to extend our warmest invitation to you for the inauguration of the Revitalizing Urban Spaces initiative, a significant project spearheaded by We Grow Forest Foundation in collaboration with AG&P Pratham. This endeavor aims to transform the General Hospital Junction and contribute to the Green City Beautification of Thiruvananthapuram.

In a historic collaboration, We Grow Forest Foundation, an NGO dedicated to environmental conservation and sustainability, has partnered with AG&P Pratham, a leading corporate entity, to embark on a groundbreaking project aimed at beautifying the Capital City of Thiruvananthapuram.

A Vision for Progress

This visionary project encompasses a comprehensive urban transformation, marking a significant milestone in Kerala’s history. Our joint efforts are set to redefine the urban landscape, making it not just aesthetically pleasing but also highly functional and sustainable.

Inauguration BY

Shri. Adv. Antony Raju

Honourable Minister for Transport, Government of Kerala

Presided over by

Shri. Adv. V. K. Prasanth

Honourable MLA Vattiyoorkavu, Government of Kerala

Introduction of the Event

Dr Meera Asmi, Chairwoman, We Grow Forest Foundation

Welcome Speech

Miss Ashna Titus, AG&P Pratham

Guests of Honour

Smt. Arya Rajendran, Mayor, Thiruvananthapuram

Shri. P K Raju, Deputy Mayor, Thiruvananthapuram

Shri. Geromic George IAS, District Collector, Thiruvananthapuram

Shri. Arun K Vijayan IAS, CEO, Smart City Thiruvananthapuram Ltd

Smt. Aswathy Srinivas IAS, Sub Collector, Thiruvananthapuram

Shri. Akhil Menon IAS, Assistant Collector, Thiruvananthapuram

Smt. Saranya S.S, Ward Councilor, Kannanmoola

Smt. Gayathri Babu, Ward Councilor, Vanchiyoor

Shri. Asok Kumar M, CEO, Kerala Road Fund Board

Shri. Dr Binu Francis, Thiruvananthapuram Corporation Secretary

Shri. Ajith V Nagendran, Regional Head, AG&P Pratham

Shri. Pratheesh Balakrishnan, Regional Marketing Head, AG& P Pratham

Shri. Raghuchandran Nair, President Awake, Trivandrum

Shri. Sunil Kumar, Principal, St. Joseph’s Higher Secondary School

Fr. Jerome Alphonse, Manager, St. Joseph’s Higher Secondary School

Shri. Thulaseedharan Nair V N, Section Forest Officer, Kerala Forest Department

Shri. Peter I A, President, Kochuveli MSME

Shri. Biju B P, Author & Environmentalist

Shri. Shajahan, Branding & Strategy, DFactory

Shri. Sainu A B, Branch Manager, ESAF Bank, Vanchiyoor

Vote of Thanks

Dr Merin Jacob, Managing Trustee, We Grow Forest Foundation

The Revitalizing Urban Spaces project reflects our collective commitment to creating sustainable and aesthetically pleasing environments that foster community well-being. By revitalizing key urban junctions, we aim to provide residents and visitors with inviting spaces that celebrate the natural beauty of our city.

What to Expect

  • Building and Landscaping: We’re enhancing the visual appeal of the city by revamping its architecture and green spaces.
  • Pedestrian-Friendly Handrails: Prioritizing pedestrian safety, we’re installing modern handrails for added convenience.
  • Autobay for Autos: Streamlining parking for auto-rickshaws ensures smoother traffic flow and accessibility.
  • Smart Bus Stations: Equipped with LED TVs, CCTV connectivity to local police stations, Wi-Fi, mobile charging points, and even FM (Radio), these stations redefine public transportation.
  • Vendor Shops: Ten vendor shops are set to enrich the local economy, providing opportunities for small businesses.
  • Relaxing Seating Areas: Enjoy comfortable seating as you enjoy the city’s vibrant atmosphere.
  • Lush Median Planting: Our green installations aren’t just limited to the ground; they extend to medians, breathing life into the urban core.

Sponsored by AG&P Pratham

This ambitious endeavour is proudly sponsored by AG&P Pratham, a corporate entity committed to societal progress and sustainable development. Their unwavering support is a testament to their dedication to making Kerala a better place for all.

Crafted and Maintained by We Grow Forest Foundation

We Grow Forest Foundation, known for its dedication to environmental causes, is responsible for the creation and ongoing maintenance of this transformational project. Our commitment to sustainable practices ensures that this urban renewal will have a positive impact on the environment.

The event will be graced by the presence of our esteemed Chief Guest, Adv Antony Raju, whose dedication to urban development has been instrumental in shaping the city’s landscape. His insights and expertise will undoubtedly inspire all of us towards achieving our common goal of a greener, more vibrant Thiruvananthapuram.

We are also honoured to have V. K. Prasanth MLA preside over the event. His visionary leadership and steadfast commitment to the welfare of the community have played a pivotal role in the success of numerous initiatives in our city.

We are eagerly anticipating your presence at this significant event. Your support and participation are invaluable to us as we embark on this transformative journey. Should you have any questions or require further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Join us in celebrating this historic partnership and be part of a brighter, greener, and more vibrant future for our beloved city. Together, we are reshaping history and creating a legacy of progress for generations to come.

Thank you for your continued support, and we look forward to welcoming you at the inauguration.

Warm regards,

Dr Meera Asmi


We Grow Forest Foundation

Dr Merin Jacob

Managing Trustee

We Grow Forest Foundation