Success Stories and Case Studies

Manayali village in Maharashtra not only became water secure but also managed to provide a solution to a small Banjara community that lives 3 km away from it -- through community participation.
aartikelkar posted 5 years 7 months ago
The concepts of System of Rice Intensification help farmers adopt practices based on their local conditions. Farmers, and an SRI expert in Chhattisgarh, show how it has worked for them.
makarandpurohit posted 5 years 8 months ago
The residents of Gobariya village built two ponds for livestock rearing and horticulture, but a chance discovery led to them becoming a quicker and better income generator.
chicu posted 5 years 8 months ago
Reduced migration, better hygiene practices and access to information on govt. schemes were only some of the achievements of villages in Rapar, Gujarat. The videos tell the full story.
Usha Dewani posted 5 years 8 months ago
Mountain dwellers across India are learning hydrogeology in a bid to save their dying springs. In the process, they are also revolutionizing their lives.
chicu posted 5 years 8 months ago
The science behind Mazhapolima is perhaps best suited for Kerala’s context but it has truly created opportunities for people to participate in a movement. Here's a look at how it has worked there.
sabitakaushal posted 5 years 8 months ago
Manayali village provides an example of how a village can become water secure through community participation
aartikelkar posted 5 years 8 months ago
Baadi near Jodhpur turned its weakness into strength to halt distress migration and reduce its dependence on rains.
Manu Moudgil posted 5 years 9 months ago
Declining groundwater levels and increasing maintenance costs are the norm for most people these days, but residents of Rainbow Drive are exceptions.
chicu posted 5 years 10 months ago
“Best practices in water management are too scattered, and results are not clearly visible. A model village would be ideal to spread awareness”, says Devaraja Reddy, a hydrogeologist in Chitradurga.
Divya N posted 5 years 10 months ago