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“Agriculture alone cannot provide for our teeming millions.”
In India, although we have approximately four months of monsoon (which is basically 45 days of effective rainfall), in drought prone areas, there are only 10-15 days of harvestable rain in the entire season. If you don't get enough rain during those days, it's a cause for worry.
priyad  posted 2 months 3 weeks ago
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The politics of groundwater
A growing demand for water implies the need for an improved understanding of our resources, and the ability to manage that demand in an equitable and sustainable way. Wells, not dams, have been the temples of modern India
priyad  posted 2 months 3 weeks ago
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Bhaag Nadi Bhaag
Since April this year, Swabhav Natak Dal has been travelling with a play about Rivers and Waters. 12 shows of the Bangla version of this play – Raakhe Nodi Maare Ke – were performed in schools, shelter homes for children, organizations working on environmental issues, as well as community spaces in various parts of West Bengal.
priyad  posted 2 months 3 weeks ago
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Harvesting Storm Water
During rainy season, almost all our streets in almost all our cities get inundated with storm water. Please tell us  how best to filter, collect, store, treat and reuse the storm water in underground storage tanks  built in the compounds of houses, open places, parks and gardens etc.
priyad  posted 3 months 3 weeks ago
Opportunities

Advertisement for the post of Director, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE)
ATREE is seeking a thought leader who would steer the young dynamic organisation to emerge as a global leader in environmental sustainability.
priyad  posted 4 months 1 week ago
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Call for Admissions for Graduate Program of Water Science and Policy 2018 at Shiv Nadar University
Entering its second year, the Graduate Program of Water Science and Policy 2018 at Shiv Nadar University envisages a multi-disciplinary classroom, engagement and content delivered by some of the best minds globally – experts on water who have worked on ground realities, made policies and initiated change.
priyad  posted 4 months 2 weeks ago
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Centers for International Projects Trust (CIPT) looking for summer interns
Duration: May - June 2018 Number of Interns – 3  Organisation: Centers for International Projects Trust 
priyad  posted 5 months 2 weeks ago
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Seven reasons why Bengaluru can still run out of water
A recent BBC report projected that Bengaluru will run out of water soon.
priyad  posted 5 months 3 weeks ago
Events

India-UK Water Centre call for volunteers
The GFES initiative aims to support the collaboration between users and researchers in the earlier stages of water science and promote the assimilation of local knowledge and users experiences into research design to develop ideas for future India-UK water research.
priyad  posted 5 months 3 weeks ago
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AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY WITH CEEW: SENIOR PROGRAMME LEAD - WATER
Would you like to work with India’s leading international think tank? Are you looking for productive engagements and leadership opportunities while making your mark in the water sector?
priyad  posted 5 months 3 weeks ago
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Tetra Tech ARD looking for qualified Urban Water Supply & Sanitation Finance Specialists
Tetra Tech ARD is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified Urban Water Supply & Sanitation Finance Specialists as described below to join the WASH-FIN consulting pool for possible short-term and long-term positions for the implementation of an anticipated WASH-FIN Activity in India.
priyad  posted 6 months 1 week ago
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Looking for a Technology Lead to vision and execute a societal platform for water
You are looking at a unique opportunity where technology and domain expertise can come together to create powerful demonstrable use cases for water solutions at scale. 
priyad  posted 6 months 2 weeks ago
Events

SuSanA India Chapter Meeting on 21st February 2018 / ISC Insight Series on ‘Tourism and Sanitation’ on 20th February 2018 / Training on SFD preparation on 19th February, in Goa, India
SuSanA (Sustainable Sanitation Alliance) is an informal network of people and organisations who share a common vision on sustainable sanitation and who want to contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, in particular SDG6.
priyad  posted 7 months 2 weeks ago
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2nd Edition of the India Sanitation Coalition - FICCI Sanitation Awards 2018
About the Award
priyad  posted 7 months 4 weeks ago
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Open water data for integrated water science
Understanding water in all its forms in every part of the water cycle is vital to ensuring its sustainable and equitable management. Whether there is a scarcity of water or an excess of it, knowing precisely the quantum of water, whether underground in aquifers, embedded in the soil as soil moisture or in numerous lakes, reservoirs and rivers is vital.
priyad  posted 8 months 5 days ago
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Swiss Re Foundation launches the International ReSource Award 2019
The International ReSource Award for resilience in water management recognises new approaches for resolving existing issues related to sustainable water management. The prize builds on more than ten years of experience in bestowing the recognised ReSource Award for sustainable watershed management.
priyad  posted 8 months 6 days ago
Events

Book Release and Discussion on ‘Alternative Futures: India Unshackled’, a book edited by Ashish Kothari and K. J. Joy
Alternative Futures: India Unshackled is a riveting new book that brings together scenarios of an India that is politically and socially egalitarian, radically democratic, economically sustainable and equitable, and socio-culturally diverse and harmonious.
priyad  posted 8 months 1 week ago
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Alternative Futures: India Unshackled
Alternative Futures: India Unshackled is a book that brings together scenarios of an India that is politically and socially egalitarian, radically democratic, economically sustainable and equitable, and socio-culturally diverse and harmonious.
priyad  posted 8 months 1 week ago

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