Amita Bhaduri

Climate change and India - A sectoral and regional analysis for 2030s by the Indian Network for Climate Change Assessment (INCCA)
Assessment of impact of climate change on himalayas, western ghats, coastal areas and the north-east in 2030s Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 8 months ago
Water security for India: The external dynamics - An IDSA Task Force Report
India to be 'water-stressed' by 2025 and 'water scarce' by 2050; what forces drive the demand and political dynamics? What are the hindrances & opportunities? Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 8 months ago
Climate change and its impact on groundwater – A presentation by ACWADAM
How climate change will alter the groundwater, and the best options we have to save it. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 8 months ago
Ecological destruction of Loktak, the largest freshwater lake in North East India – A five-part FES-InfoChange series
Tradition v. development; the damaged Loktak river sings a saga that falls on deaf ears. An anomaly that has become a standard and none acknowledge it. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 8 months ago
Paving the way for the control of Cholera and Typhoid fever in Kolkata - A research project report of the NICED-IVI collaboration
Cholera and typhoid consume lives even today in the Eastern Kolkata slums. This research seeks to generate enough data to help planning and implementation of vaccines against the two. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 8 months ago
Coastal Regulation Zone notification (2010) - Critique by the Kerala Swathanthra Malsya Thozhilali Federation
The fishing communities seek their rights to the coast, the CRZ notification gives them only some concessions. Is their right to have settlements on the coast lost? Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 8 months ago
The burden of cholera in the slums of Kolkata - A community based study by NICED
Measuring the burden of cholera; this paper searches for potential risk factors that need immediate addressal by public health strategies. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 8 months ago
Status of water supply, sanitation and solid waste management in urban areas – A research study by CPHEEO (2005)
The urban water, sanitation and solid waste management assessed for the requirements of funds. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 8 months ago
Effective interventional approach to control anaemia in pregnant women through avoidance of flouride - Current Science paper
Infant and maternal maternal mortality still plague India despite nutrition counselling, iron and folic acid supplements. Another approach to combat this is of fluoride avoidance Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 8 months ago
Human development report 2010 - The real wealth of nations - United Nations Development Programme
Measuring the well being of the nation, the human development report tell India where stands on the human development index Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
Open courseware of national programme on technology enhanced learning A summary of civil engineering courses
A step toward enhancement of quality of engineering education in the country with new comprehensive course Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
A case study of Dongs – The traditional water management system of the Bodo people
Bodo people have used Doongs to support agriculture for centuries. Understanding these doongs and the people Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
A training manual on integrated management of watersheds by ICRISAT
Watersheds are natural. Human intervention forces the changes in ecology and management practices . The training manual provides an account for socio-technical aspects of watershed. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
Gully control in semi arid tropical watersheds – A report by ICRISAT
Gully erosion is more difficult and expensive to control than other types of soil erosion. 4 million ha land in India is affected by its severity. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
Judicious management of groundwater through participatory hydrological monitoring – A manual by APWELL
This report developed under the APWELL project deals with participatory hydrological monitoring in an effort to sensitize the individual groundwater users on judicious use of groundwater. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
River basin management: A negotiated approach - A report by Both ENDS and Gomukh
A report that builds its analysis on real life experiences, including both successful and less successful attempts to implement and scale up local water management techniques. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
Tank irrigation in semi-arid tropical India: Economic evaluation and alternatives for improvement - A report by ICRISAT
A report that analyses the tank=irrigation density in the two semi-arid tropic states of Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
Mitigating the potential unintended impacts of water harvesting - A WHiRL Research Report
Water balance studies in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka have shown that water harvesting programmes impact significantly on patterns of water use and that this can result in distinct winners and losers. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
India’s water economy: Bracing for a turbulent future
How to combat the water crisis in india? This discusses the major development and management crisis and assess the critical measures for addresal of these Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
Limits of law in counter-hegemonic globalization: The Indian Supreme Court and the Narmada valley struggle
The analysis of the role of law and courts in the Narmada valley struggle to understanding the relationship between law, social movements and counter-hegemonic globalisation. Amita Bhaduri posted 11 years 9 months ago
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