My house location is Madurai.
From last three days, we are facing the borewell water problem, the water is black in color with smell. As our borewell is 400 ft, it is not possible that the drainage water will get mixed with the borewell water.
MGNREGA's performance unsatisfactory in drought-stricken districts in 2018-19
Water level in India’s major reservoirs and river basins in a precarious state: CWC
Madurai, Tamil Nadu's second largest city, is now filled with buildings and roads which are eating into its age old network of tanks and canals. This change did not happen overnight. It began in the late 19th century by the British when they merged several hamlets to establish their headquarters in the region.
Call for Abstracts for 'International conference on Climate Change, ICCC-2014', Yadava College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, May 28-31, 2014posted 8 years ago
For more information on the organisers, Yadava College, Madurai, click here.
To view details on the ICCC-2014, please download attachment from below.
Invitation for Madurai Symposium 2013 themed 'Governance for Advancing Development', Dhan Foundation, Maduraiposted 8 years 4 months ago
For details on the symposium, please click here.
For further information on the various events, workshops & conferences , please click here.
For brochure on event, please see attachment below.
Tamil Nadu government allocates Rs.100 crore to strengthen water resources across the state- Newsletter from 'The Resource and Information Network for the Coasts (TRINET)', February 2013posted 8 years 11 months ago
The February edition of the TRINet has the following highlights:
The city corporation of Madurai decides to power all the parks with solar energy.
Water poverty in urban India - A study of major cities - A seminar paper - Tata Institute of Social Sciencesposted 10 years 2 months ago
This seminar paper submitted for the UGC Summer Programme at the Jamia Millia Islamia University describes the findings of a study that explored the quantity of water used in domestic households vis-à-vis the recommended quantity of water consumption in seven major Indian cities, n
Organizer: DHAN Foundation
Date: September 14-18, 2011
Development of Humane Action (DHAN) Foundation, a professional development organisation, based at Madurai was set up in 1997 with the idea of building people and institutions for development innovations and scaling up to enable the poor communities for poverty reduction and self-reliance.
It brings highly motivated, educated young women and men to the development sector to make new innovations in development to root out poverty from the country. The Foundation works to make significant changes in the livelihoods of the poor through innovative themes and institutions.
Water to the people: drinking water and water for livelihoods - conflicts and alternative concepts in India – A report by Centre for World Solidarity (CWS) and Church Development Service (EED)posted 12 years 8 months ago
This study is a part of water and democracy programme initiated by the Centre for World Solidarity (CWS) as a joint initiative with Church Development Service (EED) in 2007 involving more than 50 partner organisations in South Asia.