Industrial and other Manmade Disasters

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December 6, 2019 Dr. Aradhana Yaduvanshi, a hydro meteorologist at WOTR, talks to us about what current research on global warming shows, and possible adaptation and coping mechanisms.
December 4, 2019 The 2015­-2018 drought, the longest, but less severe of droughts experienced by India raises alarm on the negative effects of future droughts on water security in the country.
November 27, 2019 Policy matters this week
November 13, 2019 News this week
November 6, 2019 The number of people vulnerable to floods triggered by climate change by 2050 is triple that of previous estimates, according to a new study.
Local communities and gram sabhas better understand the local complexities than the local administrations while dealing with a crisis situation.
Amita Bhaduri posted 3 weeks 1 day ago
Leo Saldanha of Environment Support Group speaks on rethinking aspects of our governance system in post-pandemic times.
Amita Bhaduri posted 3 weeks 5 days ago
Women experience the effects of the COVID-19 crisis in different, often more negative ways. How are they coping?
Amita Bhaduri posted 3 weeks 5 days ago
River erosion, so intense, that the whole village is in danger. As the government’s help seems a distant dream, locals carry out Satyagrah to expose their plight to the authorities.
Swati Bansal posted 1 month 2 weeks ago
Swollen rivers engulf houses and erode banks in Bihar while the government turns a blind eye to this annual misery.
Swati Bansal posted 1 month 3 weeks ago
The book outlines how to reverse the short- and long-term effects of climate change over the next three decades.
Amita Bhaduri posted 2 months ago
Incessant rains and floods continue to batter Bihar killing people and livestock, while putting more lives at risk as people continue to wait for government help.
Swati Bansal posted 2 months ago
Ravaged by the severe tropical cyclone that struck the region this summer, the livestock and fishes have taken a hit, impacting people's livelihoods.
Amita Bhaduri posted 2 months 1 week ago
Cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc in the Sunderbans at a time when the country was already battling a large spread of Covid-19.
Amita Bhaduri posted 2 months 1 week ago