Interviews

Use rain to beat drought
An analysis by IMD proves that rainwater harvesting is the best way to overcome the continuous dry spells the country witnesses. aartikelkar posted 4 years ago
Mumbai in monsoon. (Source: Wikimedia Commons)
Saving inland fisherfolk
Inland fishermen are fast disappearing. With inshore fishing picking up pace in India, this community needs to be saved. makarandpurohit posted 4 years 1 month ago
Dr Nilesh Heda
Save rivers with traditional knowledge
Winner of the 2016 Emerging River Professional Award, Tero Mustonen talks in length about how utilising traditional knowledge can help in dealing with the challenges rivers face. Swati Bansal posted 4 years 1 month ago
Tero Mustonen receives the 2016 Emerging River Professional Award. (Image source: International RiverFoundation)
Get wealthy with water
This year’s winner of Thiess International Riverprize, Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper talks to India Water Portal on how their river restoration efforts became a success with public participation. Swati Bansal posted 4 years 1 month ago
Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper receive the Thiess International Riverprize at the 19th International River Symposium. (Image Source: International RiverFoundation)
A losing battle
A film explores the truth behind the shrinking Dal and ways to reverse the situation. makarandpurohit posted 4 years 1 month ago
Abdul Rashid receives the nomination certificate during WIFF 2016.
Voices that go unheard
A documentary film throws light on the travails of people living on the banks of a changing Teesta. makarandpurohit posted 4 years 1 month ago
Minket Lepcha receives Young Green Filmmaker award at WIFF 2016
When in drought, save the livestock
What is the impact of drought on farmers and their livestock? Expert Sajal Kulkarni speaks to India Water Portal. makarandpurohit posted 4 years 2 months ago
Sajal Kulkarni
Water for everyone
How can we regulate water resources in an equitable way? Expert Pradeep Purandare speaks to India Water Portal. makarandpurohit posted 4 years 2 months ago
Pradeep Purandare
The nature of trade
What can be done to nature’s commodification to save it from the onslaught of development? A new book delves into some pertinent questions related to current environmental crises aartikelkar posted 4 years 2 months ago
The environment, sustainability and business interests. (Source: India Water Portal)
Simhastha leaves farmers fuming
The festival has hordes of Ujjain farmers broke and the mighty Kshipra river troubled. Swift government action is needed to set things right. makarandpurohit posted 4 years 5 months ago
Kshipra at Mangalnath Ghat, Ujjain