Kolkata District

Protecting the kidneys of Kolkata – the East Kolkata Wetlands
A real estate boom is tightening its grip on the East Kolkata Wetlands, a unique waste processing ecosystem. Cooperation and coproduction, not conflict are needed to save them. Aarti Kelkar Khambete posted 1 year 9 months ago

 The East Kolkata Wetlands (EKW) are a truly unique ecosystem, presenting a very different sight from the normal urban landscape in India.

Fishermen use wastewater of Kolkata to rear fish (Image Source: India Water Portal)
Twenty-six states under threat of desertification
News this week Swati Bansal posted 1 year 10 months ago

The threat of desertification increases in 26 of 29 states

Increasing desertification, a challenge India needs to tackle. (Image Source: Wikimedia Commons)
Job opening at Splash International, Kolkata for Behaviour Change Specialist
priyad posted 1 year 11 months ago

The Job

Location: Kolkata, India

Gujarat drought: Centre aid sought
News this week Swati Bansal posted 2 years 4 months ago

Gujarat seeks financial aid of Rs 1,725 crore from the Centre for drought relief works 

Gujarat seeks aid for drought relief. (Source: IWP Flickr Photos)
Kerala declares its districts drought-hit
News this week Swati Bansal posted 4 years 6 months ago

All 14 districts in Kerala have been declared drought-hit

Parched land during drought in India. (Source: IWP Flickr Photos)
Selling packaged water above MRP punishable offence
News this week Swati Bansal posted 4 years 6 months ago

Jail term for selling packaged water above MRP: Government

Mineral water bottles (Source: Pixabay.com)