Training in water supply distribution modelling, EPANET, The Community Engineers, April 28, 2012, Bangaloreposted 9 years 2 months ago
Organizer: The Community Engineers (TCE)
Venue: Yeswanthpur, Bangalore
Trainees will be provided with the EPANET 2.0 software, Handouts and EPANET Manual. TCE has carried out several training in Water Supply Distribution Modelling using EPANET across India.
Venue: JN Tata Auditorium,
Indian Institute of Science Campus,
The conference is being co-organized by organizations such as Society for Conservation Biology-Asia Section, (SCB-Asia), Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE), Indian Institute of Science (IISc), and several other institutions with the Secretariat housed at ATREE, Bengaluru, India. We will partner with other institutions in India and other countries in Asia to ensure broad participation. We expect 400-500 people to participate.
Maps, lakes and citizens: The use of surveys in lake conservation - An article in the Seminar magazineposted 9 years 3 months ago
This lake system is now decaying with lakes either taken over for urban uses, or choking due to neglect. ATREE and the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) have been engaged in attempting to understand how to restore these lakes for urban use, while maintaining their ecological importance. This article in Seminar describes this attempt.
Water – The Thread of Life, a group exhibition of contemporary artists, Arghyam, March 21-30, 2012, Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Bangaloreposted 9 years 3 months ago
Venue: Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Bangalore
Arghyam is a public charitable foundation setup with an endowment from Mrs. Rohini Nilekani, working in the domestic water and sanitation sector in India since 2005. Arghyam supports projects to promote water and sanitation security with stress on people’s participation and awareness. Domestic water is primarily a women’s burden and disproportionately impacts women and the girl-child in multiple ways. Therefore, promoting gender equity is an important facet of Arghyam’s work. The projects are spread across all geographies – deserts, mountains, flood-prone regions, rain-fed, coastal and tribal areas, representing the diversity in the country.
CDD invites applications for Project Engineers and Documentation Specialist , Bangalore - Apply by March 17, 2012posted 9 years 3 months ago
Content courtesy: DevNetJobsIndia
Consortium for DEWATS Dissemination (CDD) Society, an NGO involved in provision of cost effective and environmentally sound Decentralised Basic Needs Services (DBNS) for improved sanitation, is searching for Project Engineers and Documentation Specialist for its office in Bangalore.
The Indian Institute for Human Settlements (IIHS) is a national education institution committed to the equitable, sustainable and efficient transformation of Indian settlements. IIHS is India’s first prospective independently funded and managed national university for Innovation that focuses on its ongoing urban and development transformation. It is a first-of-its-kind, practice and innovation-oriented knowledge institution that seeks to bridge the conventional excellence, scale and inclusion divide.
It is for a period of 2 days, in Bangalore. It will start at 9:00 am on 23rd Mar 2012 and end at 7:00 pm on 24th Mar 2012. We would recommend that you be in Bangalore on the night of 22nd March 2012.
The GreenKarbon inter-college debate, St. Joseph's College v/s Mount Carmel College, March 9, 2012, Bangaloreposted 9 years 3 months ago
Organizer: Sanctuary Asia
Venue: St. Joseph's College of Arts and Science,
St. Xaviers Auditorium,
Organizer: Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan Bangalore
Venue: Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan Bangalore,
716 CMH Road,
Indiranagar 1st Stage,
Bangalore 560 038
The Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan Bangalore, offers language courses, organises cultural events and has a Library. We determine our main areas of interest in consultation with our Indian cooperation partners from the fields of art, science and media, from NGOs and select companies, with whom we jointly develop appropriate programmes and projects. Our activities range from film screenings, exhibitions, theatre performances and concerts to workshops and conferences particularly on innovative topics such as video and media art.
Utilisation of human urine as a source of nutrients for banana and maize cultivation - A compilation of research papersposted 9 years 3 months ago
Source separated anthropogenic liquid waste (Human urine) - A potential plant nutrient for banana cultivation