Drinking water availability should be a top priority, concrete action should be taken against water wastage: NGT
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 2 years 2 months ago

Drinking water availability should be a top priority: NGT

Queuing up for water (Source: IWP Flickr Photos)
The search for a shelter
The sorry state of urban slums are testimony to poorly implemented policies for the rehabilitation of migrants. makarandpurohit posted 4 years 11 months ago

In the last few decades, India has seen an increasing number of people migrating from rural areas to urban cities in search of work and better living. These migrants often get employed in the informal sector as construction workers, vendors, domestic servants, etc. They also live in informal settlements, generally known as slums.

Residents struggle for a pot of drinking water at Bhuri Tekri, Indore.
Kerala declares its districts drought-hit
News this week Swati Bansal posted 5 years 2 months ago

All 14 districts in Kerala have been declared drought-hit

Parched land during drought in India. (Source: IWP Flickr Photos)
River transport projects on development track
News this week sabitakaushal posted 5 years 3 months ago

Government starts river transport project with eight waterways

River transport project work in progress. (Source: India Water Portal)
CPCB fails to tackle rising river pollution: Report
News this week Swati Bansal posted 6 years 5 months ago

In the last 26 years, polluted river stretches rise from 22 to over 300

Polluted Yamuna river in Agra
Brick kilns take the Ganga away from Patna
News this week Swati Bansal posted 6 years 9 months ago

596 brick kilns along Ganga's banks are pushing it away from Patna

Brink kiln in Doddaballapur
Patna HC wants Ganga's original course restored
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 6 years 10 months ago

Restore Ganga's original course: Patna HC

River Ganga
Invitation to the release of 'Agony of Floods: Flood Induced Water Conflicts in India', Forum for Policy Dialogue on Water Conflicts in India & Megh Pyne Abhiyan , Patna
The Forum has been engaged in documenting several kinds of water conflicts in India since 2004-05, and this publication is a compendium of case studies of flood induced water conflicts in India. sabitakaushal posted 8 years 3 months ago

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Megh Pyne Abhiyan
Applications invited for the post of ' State Coordinator-Water Quality Monitoring ', IPE Global, Patna
A leading international development sector consultancy firm that partners with development agencies to provide innovative solutions and support to address the global challenges of development. sabitakaushal posted 8 years 3 months ago

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Invitation to workshop 'Advancing Energy Access in South Asia', Energy Access Practitioners Network, Patna
A forum to bring together practitioners, investors and experts working to deliver decentralized energy solutions across South Asia sabitakaushal posted 8 years 5 months ago

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Advancing Energy Access in South Asia