People and Organisations

  • Dear Friends, We welcome you to support the cause of a dying river in the Western ghats As you are aware, an indefinite Satyagraha led by Chalakudy River Protection Forum has been going on at Athirappilly near the project site since 25th February 2008. A series of programs have been organized in con...
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  • A series of Press Releases from sources indicate the progress on the matter of the Ganga River Basin Authority. It makes for an informative read with a candid discussion in the comments section!Ganga River Basin Authority for Comprehensive Management of the Ganga BasinPIB Friday, February 20, 2009Mi...
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  • A consolidated reply of experiences and examples shared by various members of the Solution Exchange Water Community From Nitya Jacob, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), New Delhi Posted 25 February 2009 From Binayak Das, Arghyam, Bangalore Posted 30 January 2009 I work on Research and...
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  • A consolidated reply of experiences and examples shared by various members of the Solution Exchange Water Community From Nitya Jacob, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), New Delhi Posted 20 February 2009   From Arnab Bhattacharjee , Social Activist, Malkangiri, Orissa Posted 8 Janua...
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  • Himanshu Thakkar has attached herewith a letter just sent to the members of the MEF's Expert Appraisal Committee on the river valley projcets regarding the application of Andhra Pradesh to the MEF for "backdoor" clearance of the embankments to be constructed in Orissa and Chhattisgarh to "protect" ...
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  • Since its foundation in 1968, the IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre (IRC) has facilitated the sharing, promotion and use of knowledge so that governments, professionals and organisations can better support poor men, women and children in developing countries to obtain water and sanitati...
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  • Veolia Water (India) Pvt. Ltd. is a subsidiary of Veolia Water France, the World's leading water utility Company. The Government of Karnataka had assigned it a Project for converting the dilapidated water distribution system in certain areas of the above municipalities, covering approximately 10% of...
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  • In order to sensitise people towards health and hygiene, Public Health Engineering Department (PHED), Government of Bihar, WaterAid and UNICEF have taken up a month long Gram Gaurav Yatra to promote sanitation in Bihar. PHED Minister Ashwani Kumar Choubey announced the launch of Bihar Gram Gaur...
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  • The following article is the latest update of an overview of Kosi floods by SSVK. It reveals the ineffective handling and inadequate supply of materials by the Government in the flood hit regions. It also points out the activities done by various organizations and SSVK itself. Tabular columns illust...
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  • The International Conference on Water Resources Policy in South Asia was held in Colombo from December 17-20 at the Taj Samudra. The conference inauguration took off with a grand opening in the presence of 150 guests including special invitees from Sri Lanka. The programme began with a short s...
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  • Since its foundation in 1968, the IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre (IRC) has facilitated the sharing, promotion and use of knowledge so that governments, professionals and organisations can better support poor men, women and children in developing countries to obtain water and sanitatio...
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  •  After 32 failed attempts to reach consensus on water legislation and a deadly social conflict over water rights, IDRC-supported researchers in Bolivia have helped their country develop a water law that everyone could agree on. The consensus evolved over a period of time with a clear understand...
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  • Forwarded to the Portal by: Pratibha SinghWaterAid has been coordinating a flood relief program in Bihar since 1st September 2008 through the VISHWAS network that includes the partners NGOs mentioned in the earlier mail below. The districts for intervention are Araria and Supaul where the interventi...
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  • Parineeta Dandekar spent some time to find resources on the web for people involved in relief efforts in flood situations.The following provides a concise look at precautions, useful resources and general tips regarding drinking water, sanitation, relief measures in the flood affected regions. Wate...
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  • Two documents giving the details of the mega camps and other relief camps that are being run by the Government. Thanks to Eklavya Prasad of Megh Pyne Abhiyan for forwarding these documents.Distric Specific Mega camps Relief centres in flood affected areas-2Thanks to Mr. Arumugam Kalimuthu of Pl...
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  • Please see message below: ======= We are in process of distributing 1,000 sets of TERAFIL water filters among the victims of Bihar flood affected areas for supply of drinking water. These filters can provide at least 50,000 litres of clean drinking water every day, which can be operated without elec...
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  • Courtesy: biharfloodrelief2008.blogspot.com Bihar flood relief is tracking the work of some Bihar based groups working on flood rescue and relief currently in the area around Forbesgunj in Araria district. They have been involved in flood rescue and relief work in the previous year too. The de...
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  • Fresh water to-day has become a precious commodity world wide. Water-saving, better utilization of water and avoiding wastage is becoming a universal concern. This New faucet, avoids inadvertent wastage during the usage of water for legitimate purpose such as washing of hands. It is user friendly, ...
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  • Desalt Innovation Middle East LLC (DIME) has introduced hydrophobic sand or "water proofed" sand. DIME has exclusive rights from a chemical manufacturer in Germany to produce the sand, by the addition of an additive SP-HFS 1609 by a specially developed mixer. The hydrophobic sand can be used in mult...
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  • As the quality of our water deteriorates, we expect that people will more and more need to/want to test the quality of their drinking and other water. The list below represents a compilation of information on water testing resources in various parts of India. The list uploaded here has been prepare...
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October 6, 2013 12:00AM

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October 21, 2013 12:00AM

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October 18, 2013 12:00AM

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For greater details on this innovative programme, please click here.

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To know more about Earthian 2013, you can watch the videos here.

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October 11, 2013 12:00AM

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For details on the vacancy, please click here.

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October 3, 2013 12:00AM

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For details on the conference, please click here.

For information on the organisers, the CII - Triveni Water Institute, click here.

October 9, 2013 9:15AM
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News this week - Central government declares development index, Maharashtra drought ends and one-fifth of the country's STPs don't work.

Bihar, Odisha and Madhya Pradesh among least developed

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For details on the CLP awards, please click here.

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Eligibility criteria document for applicants for the CLP Future Conservationist Awards may be downloaded from below.

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November 11, 2013 12:00AM

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For more information on the organisers, the Terra Marine Research Institute (TeMI), please click here.

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October 18, 2013 9:00AM - October 20, 2013 6:00PM
October 5, 2013 6:00PM

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