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Draft EIA notification 2020 attracts criticism from experts

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Flood situation in Assam continues to remain grim

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UP emerges as the top state in the country to give employment under MGNREGS

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India's first climate change assessment report warns of heavy rains, more floods and warmers days

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A statement that carries out a detailed and critical review of the extant EIA governance system since 1994 in the country, with a specific reference to the draft EIA 2020 notification.

The Steering Committee (SC) of the Forum for Policy Dialogues on Water Conflicts in India (Water Conflict Forum in short) has carried out a detailed and critical review of the extant Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) governance system since 1994 in the country, with specific reference to the draft EIA 2020 notification which is up for public comments. 

Consequently, the Water Conflict Forum finds that:

a) There have been systemic and institutional shortcomings in the EIA governance in the country dating to 1994 and which have continued since then.

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Railway stations to be classified based on wastewater generation

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Government approves Jal Jeevan Mission funds for Odisha and Chhattisgarh

The Jal Shakti Ministry has approved Rs 812 crores to Odisha government for the implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission for the financial year 2020-21.

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Swachh Survekshan for urban India: Navi Mumbai, Rajkot, Indore among the top

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Additional Rs 40,000 crore allocated to MGNREGA

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Water storage level 76 percent more than last year: CWC

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