Tiruchirappalli District

Cauvery riverfront development plan gets an approval
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 1 year 10 months ago

Cauvery riverfront development plan gets a nod

Cauvery river at Hogenakal, Karnataka (Source: IWP Flickr Photos via Claire Arni and Oriole Henri)
Ryots wronged, take protest to Delhi
As the TN farmers’ protest in Delhi enters its fourth week, all eyes are on the Centre which is not budging. Amita Bhaduri posted 4 years 7 months ago

A woman stands with a begging bowl and a placard strung around her neck. An old man shuffles along barefoot in the street at Jantar Mantar, the official site of a farmers’ protest in the heart of New Delhi. He finds his way through a group of farmers gathered at the protest site on a hot summer afternoon.

Tamil Nadu farmers protest for drought relief in Delhi.
Invitation to the 'Workshop on CSR for Sanitation', Gramalaya & UNICEF-Chennai, Tiruchirappali, Tamil Nadu
Gramalaya & Shanti Ashram with support from UNICEF-Chennai is organising the state-level workshop that will provide more insight and strategies to promote rural sanitation through CSR Initiatives. Swati Bansal posted 7 years 7 months ago

Get more information on the event.

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Download the brochure and registration form to the event from below.

Workshop on CSR for Sanitation
Maharashtra reels under hail storms and unseasonal rainfall
News this month: Maharashtra faces the impact of climate change; Developing El Nino raises fear of a weak Indian monsoon; India's water crisis to worsen in the coming years, says UN. Swati Bansal posted 7 years 8 months ago

Maharashtra reels under hail storms

Unseasonal rainfall in Mumbai (Source: Wikipedia)
Government bans project clearance in eight critically polluted industrial areas
Policy matters this week - No more project clearance in critically polluted areas, Tamil Nadu government launches 'Amma' mineral water and Guwahati to get 24*7 water supply. ravleen posted 8 years 2 months ago

No environment clearance in eight critically polluted areas

Effluent pollutes water Source: Wikipedia
Wonder women of many Tamil Nadu villages - Water and Sanitation Promoters
The Water and Sanitation Promoter believes that there is a spirit of ownership among villagers that can be tapped into by someone within their own community. Seetha posted 8 years 5 months ago

Sanitation is a familiar term but is often misunderstood to mean the building and using of toilets but this isn’t true. It covers a whole range of thought and action both pre and post latrine use, which includes cleanliness, personal hygiene and the safe disposal of the urine and faeces.

Wonder women of Sanarpudur, Namakkal (Tamil Nadu)
Wastewater management: A case study of Tiruchirapalli city in Tamil Nadu
An analytical paper that showcases the case study of Tiruchirapalli city, Tamil Nadu, for wastewater management Sumathi Sivam posted 8 years 10 months ago

Any form of liquid waste discharged by domestic residents, industries, agriculture and commercial establishments into water is called a wastewater. This water contains different quantities of contaminants which pollutes water and makes it unfit for any productive or domestic use. Set against the backdrop of dire need for effective and efficient management of wastewater, this paper is a case study of Tiruchirapalli city in Tamil Nadu. The analysis provided in the paper is an outcome of the field work carried out in the city, which emphasises for developing a strategy for the management of wastewater.

Water.org invites application for Communication Development officer, Tiruchirapalli, Apply by June 25, 2012
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Water.org is an international NGO with its headquarters in Kansas City, USA and has been actively involved in the development of the water and sanitation sector in several countries. In India, Water.org has been active since 2003. The organization presently works with partner Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) and NGOs to meet the demand for water and sanitation improvements.

National level workshop on appropriate toilet technology, May 9-11 2012, Tiruchirappalli
sucheethra posted 9 years 7 months ago

Organisers: Gramalaya, Arghyam, UNICEF

Venue:    Pinnacle Hall,
               Hotel Breeze Residency,


Cost-effective urinals established for Musiri Boys High School, Trichy - A case-study of UNICEF- IIT-Delhi's project SCOPE
This article briefly describes the experiences of SCOPE Trichy, under the UNICEF – IIT Delhi project, in setting up a pilot urinal facility. content-team posted 10 years 2 months ago

Guest post by: SCOPE
Forwarded to the Portal by: Ramesh Sakthivel