Conservation - Reducing Water Usage

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December 13, 2019 A study highlights the need to scale down the export of rice, maize, buffalo meat and other items to conserve groundwater in India.
December 11, 2019 A study calls for solutions that can benefit farmers and the environment and positively impact India's nutrition indicators.
December 6, 2019 A report by the India Rivers Forum highlights the need to focus further than the main stem of the Ganga river.
December 4, 2019 To adapt well & build resilience, climate change strategies need to factor in efforts towards water security, writes Vanita Suneja, Regional Advocacy Manager (South Asia), WaterAid.
December 2, 2019 Water stewardship is an approach predicated on the concept that water is a shared resource and so water risks are also shared risks that everyone in a catchment will face
November 18, 2019 Bangalore's water utility is understaffed, under financed and unable to service the city's water needs.
If data was better organized and available for download in more ‘user-friendly’ formats, its utilization would improve manifold.
Amita Bhaduri posted 1 week 4 days ago
In the water sector, the focus on fixing demand and supply is taking us away from the real problem - the unnoticed groundwater dependencies in ever-expanding urban India.
aartikelkar posted 3 weeks 6 days ago
The India UK Water Centre welcomes you to a free, online event to engage with new water research tools and methods that could contribute to your operational practice.
Swati Bansal posted 1 month 3 weeks ago
Maharashtra has been implementing the Gaalmukt Dharan, Gaalyukt Shivar Yojana (GDGS) scheme since 2017. How has it fared and what needs to be done to improve it further?
aartikelkar posted 3 months 2 weeks ago
Microirrigation does not often bring about a change in cropping patterns, with farmers continuing with water-intensive crops.
Amita Bhaduri posted 3 months 3 weeks ago
FRANK Water and Arup launch the WASH Connect mobile app and WASH Basins Toolkit to empower local government and communities to jointly manage water resources.
Amita Bhaduri posted 3 months 3 weeks ago
Continuing to prepare rural communities for the most unprecedented events in Alwar.
Amita Bhaduri posted 4 months 1 week ago
There is need to evolve a National Water Policy that establishes a framework and pathway to sustainable, efficient and equitable management of surface and groundwater resources.
aartikelkar posted 4 months 2 weeks ago
While Northeast appears to be better off than the rest of India in the number of Covid cases, how are migrants from the North East coping?
aartikelkar posted 4 months 2 weeks ago
Rural and urban water crisis in India can be addressed through adaptive changes in current agricultural practices, as per a study in Maharashtra by the Indian School of Business.
Amita Bhaduri posted 4 months 3 weeks ago