After becoming a human entity, Ganga river receives first legal notice
The National Insititute of Hydrology (NIH), Roorkee invites applications for:
- Research Associate and Junior/Senior Research Fellow for the Neeranchal National Watershed Project
Government proposes to set up a National Water Commission
Case studies - Drinking Water - Samagra Jal Vikash Samiti, Arghyam and Development Alternatives - Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya PradeshPosted on 28 Jan, 2010 06:17 PM
This document contains case studies from the work of Samagra Jal Vikash Samiti, Arghyam and Development Alternatives, in Rajpura, Kachipura, Pipra and Hastinapur villages of Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, in organising drinking water and improving water quality of available drinking water.
This status report prepared by Development Alternatives contains brief background information about the Bundelkhand region, details about the physical profle (topography, drainage and river systems, land usage, climate, rainfall), water resources information (water demand, availability, supply and accessibility) and information on sanitation practices (toilets, personal hygiene, solid waste management, liquid waste disposal, availability of water for sanitation).
Half full, Half empty: A WaterAid publication on the drought and drinking water crisis in BundelkhandPosted on 11 Aug, 2009 01:44 PM
This paper on Bundelkhand from their Water and Sanitation Perspective series of WaterAid presents how ecological degradation and faulty policies make drinking water scarce and less accessible.