Bangalore

Food Security Bill sees light of the day
News this week - Lok Sabha passes the Food Security Bill, floods engulf Gujarat and India bans shark finning. ravleen posted 7 years 10 months ago

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Food security bill passed

Affordable food for all (Source: Google Images)
Unbalanced - Bangalore's water supply and demand
Averaging out demand per person isn't good enough to determine supply. Other variables such as growth of a city, difference in groundwater conditions by area and sewerage are equally important. sabitakaushal posted 7 years 10 months ago

Water consumption varies based on many factors – how much water is available, where one lives, one’s personal habits, the weather, the seasons and so on and so forth. Each of these contributes to varying usage patterns.

Integrated water resource management
Invite to Bengaluru Seed Festival, Alliance for Sustainable & Holistic Agriculture (ASHA), Bangalore
A festival to celebrate the rich heritage of traditional seed diversity! sabitakaushal posted 7 years 11 months ago

For more details on the event , please click here.

The brochure on the seed festival can be viewed as an attachemnt below or accessed here

Alliance for Sustainable & Holistic Agriculture
Workshop on 'Organic seed production', Sahaja Samrudha , Bangalore, September 23 -27, 2013
A week long workshop where participants will learn fundamentals of organic vegetable seed production through on-farm practices. sabitakaushal posted 7 years 11 months ago

To know more about the NGO ' Sahaja Samrudha', click here

For more information on the event, please download brochure from below

Training programme for engineers ’ Design & implementation of DEWATS', Consortium for DEWATS Dissemination Society, Bangalore, December 2- 6, 2013
A residential training programme that aims to introduce and impart engineering skills to professionals for designing and implementing decentralised wastewater treatment systems. CDD Society posted 7 years 11 months ago

For more information on the programme please contact capacitybuilding@cddindia.org

To register for the trainig programme, please click here.

For more details, you may refer to the brochure here.

Consortium for DEWATS Dissemination (CDD) Society
Invite to International Film Festival on Water, Voices from the Waters - 2013, Bangalore
Voices from the Waters is a film festival to raise awareness about various water issues, by engaging in a process of learning and debate. sabitakaushal posted 7 years 11 months ago

For further details on the invite, please click here

You may download the poster for the festival from below

 

Voices from the Waters 2013
Invitation for WASH For India Launch, Bengaluru
An event that will feature a presentation on India's sanitation crisis, WFI's innovative approach, & interactive brainstorms to get ideas from the participants sabitakaushal posted 7 years 11 months ago

For more information on the event , please click here

Wash for India
Invitation to a bicycle pilgrimage cum awareness ride 'Bow To Bhavani' in the Nilgiri Mountain Range, Gubbi Labs, Bangalore
An adventure for the riders to get an Eco System perspective of one of the important rivers of South India, Kaveri, and its major tributary, Bhavani. sabitakaushal posted 7 years 11 months ago

 For registration and further details on this exciting event, please click here.

For more information, click here

The brochure and the trekking map can be viewed in the attachments below

Bhavani river
Invite to a Public talk on 'Uttarakhand Disaster: Can the nation learn any lessons ?', by Himanshu Thakkar, Environment Support Group, Bangalore
Himanshu Thakkar from SANDRP will discuss and try to answer some of the many questions that arise from the horrific Uttarakhand disaster sabitakaushal posted 7 years 11 months ago

For more information on the event please download the invitation for the talk from below.

 

South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People
Waterless in Whitefield- Learn, discuss & find solutions to your water woes, Jagriti Theatre, Bangalore
How much water do you use? What can you do? Be empowered to take action- learn what we can do together to solve this crisis? sabitakaushal posted 7 years 11 months ago

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Jagriti Theatre

About the event

Water is a rapidly diminishing resource, the basis of life. 

Learn about Whitefield’s water usage and issues, discover solutions, and find out what you can do to help solve Whitefield’s water woes.

Jagriti Theatre