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Applications invited for Online Course in Corporate Social Responsibility, Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, Gurgaon
The National Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility is launching the nine month intensive certificate course in order to meet the burgeoning demand for trained CSR professionals from the corporate, public and NGO sectors Timeline for the Course -Registration opens: 6th May 2014 Registration closes: 31st July 2014
ravleen  posted 4 years 10 months ago
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'Dam' safety and management!
Twenty four students were washed away in the Beas river in Himachal Pradesh earlier this month. The students, all from an engineering college in Hyderabad, were picknicking in the river on their way back from the tourist town of Manali. While cooling their heels in the knee deep water and clicking photographs, they missed the rising wall of water that engulfed them in minutes.
ravleen  posted 4 years 11 months ago
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Job opening for 'Project Officer – Grants', Arghyam, Bangalore
Arghyam is a not-for-profit foundation working in the water sector in India. Its vision is “Safe sustainable water for all”.  They take up focused programs to address lack of equitable access to water, in a sustainable manner, amongst all citizens, through partnerships and grants across the country. Know more about Arghyam.
ravleen  posted 4 years 11 months ago
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Call for nominations for the '6th Ramsar Wetland Conservation Awards',Ramsar Convention Secretariat, Switzerland
Three Awards will be given in the following categories: a) The Ramsar Convention Award for Wetland Wise Useb) The Ramsar Convention Award for Wetland Innovationc) The Ramsar Convention Award for Young Wetland Champions
ravleen  posted 4 years 11 months ago
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Call for entries for 'All India Environmental Journalism Competition, 2014', Indo-German Environment Partnership, India
The entries should deal with urban and industrial issues of environmental protection and management. Entries related to water and climate change – and presenting positive examples, possibilities and solutions - are encouraged. All entries must be clearly associated to India. 
ravleen  posted 4 years 11 months ago
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Invitation for a course on 'Sustainable Urban Water Management', Centre for Science and Environment, New Delhi
Increasing urbanization in India has led to soaring freshwater demands and has hence resulted in large amounts of wastewater generation. This water crisis is mainly a consequence of the current water management regime which focuses on centralized water management. We need to implement sustainable and affordable decentralised water management practices to contain this crisis.
ravleen  posted 4 years 11 months ago
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Applications open for Water Science Governance Programme, TERI University, New Delhi
Get More information about the course on Water Science and Governance Know more about TERI University
ravleen  posted 4 years 11 months ago
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Ecologists don't buy new Ganga rejuvenation plan
True to the promises made during election campaigning, Narendra Modi, India's 15th Prime Minister announced measures to clean up the Ganga as soon as he assumed office. A new Ministry in charge of river issues has been created.
ravleen  posted 4 years 11 months ago
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Invitation for Bio Sand Water Filter training, Sangam Charitable Trust and Aakanksha, Muzaffarpur, Bihar
BioSand Water Filters can remove up to 99% of bacteria & viruses and also eliminate worms, parasites, amoebae, protozoa, metals and arsenic and provide safe drinking water for a family or community. To know more about the training, download the attachment below.
ravleen  posted 4 years 11 months ago
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Use clean coal, NGT tells Mahagenco
NGT tells Mahagenco to use clean coal
ravleen  posted 4 years 12 months ago
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Access to clean water and sanitation: the rural-urban gap closes
The rural-urban divide in access to sanitation reduces: UN
ravleen  posted 4 years 12 months ago
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Call for applications for training on groundwater science for civil society professionals, ACWADAM, Pune
Advanced Center for Water Resources Development and Management (ACWADAM) isa not-for-profit organization working in earth sciences applications, particularly ingroundwater resources management. Know more about ACWADAM here
ravleen  posted 5 years 2 hours ago
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Call for papers for the 3rd International Faecal Sludge Management Conference, World Smart Capital Initiative, Hanoi, Vietnam
Effective city-wide faecal sludge management services are essential for a healthy and sustainable future for all cities and towns in low and middle income countries where much of the population uses on-site sanitation.
ravleen  posted 5 years 17 hours ago
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Call for entries for the 5th WASH Media Awards, Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council and Stockholm International Water Institute
The award aims to promote coverage of WASH issues in the local, national and international media to have a positive influence on decision-makers, the private sector, the civil society as well as individuals and households.  Prize winners will receive a cash award and the opportunity to participate in the World Water Week in Stockholm – the world’s leading water event to be held from (
ravleen  posted 5 years 23 hours ago
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Invitation to the course on 'Ecological Literacy', INTACH, New Delhi
Get more information of the course on 'Ecological Literacy'. Know more about INTACH. Download the course poster and registration form from below.
ravleen  posted 5 years 1 day ago
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NGT orders Singrauli power plants to supply drinking water to residents
NGT orders Singrauli power plants to supply drinking water to residents
ravleen  posted 5 years 3 days ago
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Environmentalists wary of Modi's green agenda
Environmentalists wary of Modi's green agenda
ravleen  posted 5 years 3 days ago
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Bangalore water mafia goes innovative to evade law
Bangalore water mafia goes innovative to evade law
ravleen  posted 5 years 3 weeks ago
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IMD finally predicts a weak monsoon
Finally, prediction of low monsoon from the horse's mouth
ravleen  posted 5 years 3 weeks ago
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No deal on Teesta irks Bangladesh Opposition
No deal on Teesta irks Bangladesh Opposition 
ravleen  posted 5 years 3 weeks ago

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