Droughts and Floods

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December 27, 2019 This compendium by Dr Mihir Kumar Maitra answers all questions that will be of great use to practitioners engaged in both engineering and management aspects of watershed management in the field.
December 26, 2019 Policy matters this week
December 11, 2019 Policy matters this week
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.
A study conducted in 47 districts indicates that over half of the surveyed households are eating less during lockdown.
Amita Bhaduri posted 5 months ago
Robust arid region horticulture in the water-scarce arid region of Kachchh, but without improved value-addition for increased shelf-life, farmers faced with a crisis.
Amita Bhaduri posted 5 months 1 week ago
There is a need to have basic institutional structures such as market, credit, insurance, research, extension service etc., in place in rainfed regions.
Amita Bhaduri posted 5 months 1 week ago
Institutions are a key arsenal in rural India's pandemic fight.
Amita Bhaduri posted 5 months 2 weeks ago
A campaign tries to make watershed development work a citizens movement.
Amita Bhaduri posted 6 months 4 weeks ago
Policy matters this week
Swati Bansal posted 6 months 4 weeks ago
Technology and crowdsourced data need to play a greater role in disaster management in India.
Amita Bhaduri posted 7 months ago
Policy matters this week
Swati Bansal posted 7 months 1 week ago
How different populations face different levels of risk and vulnerability during disasters?
Amita Bhaduri posted 7 months 3 weeks ago
Floods such as in 2018 could take the situation downhill causing severe drinking water crisis.
Amita Bhaduri posted 7 months 3 weeks ago