Water Management

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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 18, 2019 A study from Gujarat finds that micro-irrigation combined with metered power led to a reduction in uncontrolled groundwater extraction by farmers.
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.
Microirrigation does not often bring about a change in cropping patterns, with farmers continuing with water-intensive crops.
Amita Bhaduri posted 3 months 4 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 4 weeks ago
IYWN submits its recommendations to the NWP working committee in June 2020.
Amita Bhaduri posted 4 months ago
Strengthening farm and non-farm livelihoods can pave the way for food and nutritional security.
Amita Bhaduri posted 4 months ago
Policy matters this week
Swati Bansal posted 4 months 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
An attempt to document the geological features, water potential, and traditional wisdom around them in the Upper Ken basin.
Amita Bhaduri posted 4 months 3 weeks ago