Mumbai District

Swachh Bharat Mission launched on Gandhi Jayanti
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 6 years 8 months ago

PM launches the nationwide cleanliness campaign

Swachh Bharat Mission (Source: Economic Times)
Mapping Mumbai's water supply
Our experience in building a visual water supply map of mumbai city from available data sets by NEERI is noted in this articles. NishaT posted 7 years 2 months ago

The construction of a visual map of water supply to Mumbai city from available data sets on water quality and water related infrastructure by NEERI as a part of the data project started by India Water Portal, Arghyam was a challenging task.

The visualisation process

Mumbai water supply base map
Bihar villagers against asbestos plant
News this week: Bihar villagers oppose asbestos plant, J&K government restricts civilian movement near Kishanganga dam site and dams for Mumbai result in tribal displacement. ravleen posted 7 years 6 months ago

10,000 Bihar villagers file petition against asbestos plant

Asbestos inflammation (Source: Adam Cohn, Flickr)
Invite to the 'CII Water Conclave 2013', Confederation of Indian Industry, Mumbai
An initiative to debate and set in motion few concerted and proactive actions to address national water scenario with due attention. sabitakaushal posted 7 years 6 months ago

For details on the organisers, please click here.

CII Water Conclave 2013
Call for proposals ' Reinvent the Toilet Challenge – India', Ministry of Science and Technology
A challenge that seeks to support the development of innovative, new sanitation technologies, products, and services. sabitakaushal posted 7 years 7 months ago

For more information on the opportunity, please click here.

To read a blog on the Grand Challenges grant opportunity, click here.

Applications invited for 'Prime Minister's Rural Development Fellows Scheme', Ministry of Rural Development, GoI
PMRDFs objective is to the engage young professionals in improving the development programmes and create a ready resource for rural development activities over a long term. sabitakaushal posted 7 years 7 months ago

For more information on the PMRDF scheme, please click here.

For application details and eligibility criteria, click here.

To view the training schedule, click here.

Vacancy for the post of 'Research Assistant', Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS), Mumbai
Requirement for a one year project on bird-strike assessment and management in Mumbai Airport. sabitakaushal posted 7 years 7 months ago

For details on the Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS), please click here.

For further information on the vacancy, click here.

Vacancy for the post of 'Programme Officer', GreenLine, Mumbai
A ‘green lifeline’ for our struggling world, With a simple yet significant vision: ‘Greener people, Greener world’! sabitakaushal posted 7 years 7 months ago

For further information on the organisation 'GreenLine', please click here.

To know more on the opening, click here.

Invite to an indoor composting workshop 'Create your own soil', Green Hope, Mumbai
An open end discussion on composting in a small place. sabitakaushal posted 7 years 7 months ago

For more information on this interesting workshop, please click here and here.

The brochure for the workshop may be downloaded from below. 

Indoor composting workshop
Applications invited for the post of 'State Coordinator – Gender Programming', SPARSH, Mumbai, Maharashtra
To plan, facilitate implementation and monitor all activities under the Deepshikha-Adolescent Life Skills Project in close coordination with UNICEF and partner NGOs. sabitakaushal posted 7 years 7 months ago

For more information on the organisation SPARSH, please click here.

For further details on the vacancy, click here.