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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 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
The time for quick fixes is over; a comprehensive policy overhaul is urgently needed to impede the juggernaut of Punjab's groundwater depletion.
Amita Bhaduri posted 4 months 1 week 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 tribals in Jharkhand continue to struggle with the impacts of Covid-19, WOTR has been on the frontlines helping them cope with poverty and hunger.
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
An attempt to document the geological features, water potential, and traditional wisdom around them in the Upper Ken basin.
Amita Bhaduri posted 4 months 2 weeks ago
In the face of frequent cyclones and floods in the region, investment and long term planning is needed on making basic services of drinking water resilient.
Amita Bhaduri 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
The forced exodus of the migrants who built our cities indicates how they were shortchanged on every front.
Amita Bhaduri posted 4 months 4 weeks ago
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Swati Bansal posted 5 months ago