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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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  • Several threats have emerged in recent years to the pristine Himalayan rivers of Uttarakhand. These include: (i) the proposed construction of 220 dams (ii) the drying up of rain fed rivers due to deforestation and deforestation of their catchments (iii) release of untreated sewage from river side to...
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  • Pained by the unrelenting destruction of the Ganga river, especially by a series of dams in its upper reaches, Dr G.D. Agrawal, India's pre-eminent environmental quality scientist and a legendary Professor (and HoD) of Civil & Environmental Engineering at IIT-Kanpur. (Access:Biography Sketc...
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  • The Central Electrochemical Research Institute (CECRI), Karaikudi, India with the sponsorship of Department of Science and Technology (DST), New Delhi, India has developed an indigenous, low cost method of removing Arsenic from drinking water. The purifier is eco-friendly and can be run off a solar ...
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  • Drop by drop ACCESS & HUL in Base of Pyramid Partnership for Safe Drinking Water for Rural Poor:Yakalakshmi lives in Nekkunda village, Telengana region in Andhra Pradesh with her husband and two children. Though she has water piped to her house by the village panchayat, her entire family fell il...
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  • On 29th January, my colleague Binayak and I went to Nelmangala to participate in the "Save Arkavathy"Walk. The Walk was organized hoping that the participants would learn from the experiences of the villagers along the Arkavathy River and be able to generate interest in them to join the walk.One of ...
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  • How polluted are our rivers? Assessments vary, but all point to serious contamination. For a link to a water quality study conducted by a retired engineer and head of a well-known NGO studying the Ganga, look at http://members.tripod.com/sankatmochan/GangaPollution.htm. Veer Bhadra Mishra, the the ...
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  • This little jewel of a video perfectly expresses a truth few people understand: If you have never brought joy to a child in need, you have missed one of life's greatest opportunities for happiness. The shower bus visits each of I-India's School on Wheels street centres twice a week and provides the ...
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  • C.P. Kumar of the National Institute of Hydrology, Roorkee provides a list of web communities on hydrology: 1. Hydrology Forum (Topica) This list aims to provide a forum for discussion of scientific research in all aspects of Hydrology including hydrologic design, surface water analysis and modell...
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  • www.allaboutwater.org is an interesting site for laypersons but also to an extent for water resources researchers, covering a wide range of facts relating water vis-à-vis our planet and the human race and presenting its information in a clear, user-friendly way. It covers water treatment alte...
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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
October 9, 2013 9:00AM

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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.

To apply online for the awards, click here.

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

Further details on the applications too may be downloaded from below.

November 11, 2013 12:00AM

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

To know more about the festival, click here.

The brochure may be downloaded from below.

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

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For details on the Annual Summit, 2013, please click here.

To know more of the Sustainable Business Leadership Forum (SBLF), click here.

The Annual Summit would also host the Parivartan Sustainability Leadership Awards 2013 in the evening, and for further information on the same, please click here.

October 17, 2013 9:45AM
October 5, 2013 6:00PM

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To read more on the organisers, Vishwa Yuvak Kendra, please click here.

For details on the training programm schedule, click here.

 

October 10, 2013 12:00AM

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For more information on Auroville, please click here.

To know details on the workshop, click here.

You may download the 'Announcement  Details' from below.

October 19, 2013 12:00AM

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For details on the vacancy, please click here.

For the application form, click here or download from below.

October 5, 2013 12:00AM

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For details on the award nominations, please click here.

For more information on the nomunation procedure, click here.

The information on the regulations concerning the award and the press release are attached below.

November 7, 2013 12:00AM

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