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Global green economy index: An analytic tool measuring national green reputations and performance- A report by Dual Citizen
Global green economy index: An analytic tool measuring national green reputations and performance- A report by Dual Citizen
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Implementation strategies for renewable energy services in low-income, rural areas- An issue brief by World Resources Institute
Implementation strategies for renewable energy services in low-income,  rural areas- An issue brief by World Resources Institute
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Agricultural groundwater management in the Upper Bhima Basin, India: Current status and future scenarios- A paper in Hydrology and Earth System Sciences
Agricultural groundwater management in the Upper Bhima Basin, India: Current status and future scenarios- A paper in Hydrology and  Earth System Sciences
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Guidelines on the integrated low cost sanitation scheme by Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (2012)
This document by Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation provides guidelines for the low cost sanitation scheme. The main objective of the scheme is to convert the existing dry latrines into low cost flush latrines and to construct new ones.
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Case studies on amelioration of water scarcity in rural Gujarat by Sir Ratan Tata Trust and the Navajbai Ratan Tata Trust
This document is by journalist Suhit Kelkar on behalf of Sir Ratan Tata Trust and the Navajbai Ratan Tata Trust. It is a collection of case studies on ways to ameliorate water scarcity in rural Gujarat.
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How to manage India’s groundwater economy? Strategies proposed by Aditi Mukherji on managing the resource
How to manage India’s groundwater economy? Strategies proposed by Aditi Mukherji on managing the resource
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An analysis of 4th minor irrigation census data of 2006-07 shows that number of groundwater structures has gone down in Eastern India : Shooting prices of diesel prices stops farmers from using pumps to extract groundwater
An analysis of 4th minor irrigation census data of 2006-07 shows that number of groundwater structures has gone down in Eastern India : Shooting prices of diesel prices stops farmers from using pumps to extract groundwater
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Hindu and Muslim religious leaders to join hands to work together to save River Ganga from increasing pollution
Hindu and Muslim religious leaders to join hands to work together to save River Ganga from increasing pollution
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The objective of National Plan for Conservation of Aquatic Eco-systems is to restore lakes and wetlands through an integrated and multidisciplinary approach
The objective of National Plan for Conservation of Aquatic Eco-systems is to restore lakes and wetlands through an integrated and multidisciplinary approach
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Crop diversification in India: A study of maize cultivation in Karnataka- A paper in Scientific Journal of Review
Crop diversification in India: A study of maize cultivation in Karnataka- A paper in Scientific Journal of Review
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Climatological graphs of Delhi, Lucknow, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Srinagar and Shimla by India Meteorological Department
Climatological graphs of Delhi, Lucknow, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Srinagar and Shimla by India Meteorological Department
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Operational guidelines of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act 2005 by Ministry of Rural Development (2013)
This document by Department of Rural Development, Ministry of Rural Development provides operational guidelines of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (2005). These guidelines aim at enhancing rural livelihoods by strengthening agricultural productivity.
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The National Human Rights Commission orders Madhya Pradesh government payment of Rs 10,000 each as monetary relief to seven children who suffered from fluorosis Jhabua district
The National Human Rights Commission orders Madhya Pradesh government payment of Rs 10,000 each as monetary relief to seven children who suffered from fluorosis Jhabua district
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Hydrogeological characterization and assessment of groundwater quality in shallow aquifers in vicinity of Najafgarh drain of NCT Delhi- A paper in Journal of Earth System Sciences
Hydrogeological characterization and assessment of groundwater quality in shallow aquifers in vicinity of Najafgarh drain of NCT Delhi- A paper in Journal of Earth System Sciences
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Present and future water resources in India: Insights from satellite remote sensing and a dynamic global vegetation model- A paper in Journal of Earth System Sciences
Present and future water resources in India: Insights from satellite remote sensing and a dynamic global vegetation model- A paper in Journal of Earth System Sciences
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Haryana Minor Mineral Concession, Stocking, Transportation of Minerals and Prevention of Illegal Mining (Amendment) Rules, 2013 - A document by Government of Haryana
Haryana Minor Mineral Concession, Stocking, Transportation of Minerals and Prevention of Illegal Mining (Amendment) Rules, 2013 - A document by Government of Haryana
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Meteorological variables and malaria cases based on 12 years data analysis in Dehradun (Uttarakhand) India- A paper in European Journal of Experimental Biology
Meteorological variables and malaria cases based on 12 years data analysis in  Dehradun (Uttarakhand) India- A paper in European Journal of Experimental Biology
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Performance of expert appraisal committee for river valley and hydroelectric projects from 2006-2012 - Analysis by South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People
While developmental projects are beneficial for growth of an economy they do have negative impact on the environment. This impact varies significantly by project type, size and location. In order to identify, examine, assess and evaluate the probable impacts of a proposed project on the environment the Ministry of Environment & Forest (MoEF) in 2006, constituted different committees. The committees are called as Expert Appraisal Committees (EAC). An EAC committee on River Valley & Hydroelectric projects was also set up on these lines. In the backdrop this South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People (SANDARP) an informal network of organisation and individuals working on water issues has come up with an analysis on how have this committee performed till now? This document presents an analysis of the same.
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The Union Ministry of Environment and Forests’ Expert Appraisal Committee on River Valley and Hydroelectric Projects has zero rejection in six years: Developers are asked only to reformulate proposals
The Union Ministry of Environment and Forests’ Expert Appraisal Committee on River Valley and Hydroelectric Projects has zero rejection in six years: Developers are asked only to reformulate proposals
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Details of proposals seeking approval for diversion of forest land for non-forest purpose- Document by Ministry of Environment and Forests
Details of proposals seeking approval for diversion of forest land for non-forest purpose- Document by Ministry of Environment and Forests
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