Swati Bansal

Centre releases funds to states under Jal Jeevan Mission
Policy matters this fortnight Swati Bansal posted 4 months ago
A roadside tap in a village (Image source: IWP Flickr photos)
Investing in “local water professionals” for the country’s water security
India needs water professionals to manage its water resources locally to be water secure. This needs focus and investment. Now. Swati Bansal posted 4 months ago
Frontline workers get trained and acquire invaluable skills in the process of fulfilling their roles within one or multiple programs
Centre notifies fly ash utilisation draft rules
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 4 months 4 weeks ago
An NTPC thermal plant (Source: IWP Flickr Photos)
World must unite to tackle climate change immediately: UN
News this week Swati Bansal posted 4 months 4 weeks ago
Severe cyclone batters a town in India (Source: IWP Flickr Photos)
States have no rights in granting forest clearance: Government
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 5 months 1 week ago
Forests help mainitain the ecological balance of Earth (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
Gomti’s tributaries are in a dismal state: Report
News this week Swati Bansal posted 5 months 1 week ago
Gomti river in Lucknow (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
Ken-Betwa riverlink gets a go ahead
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 5 months 3 weeks ago
Map showing Ken-Betwa river link (Source: Shannon)
Half of government schools and anganwadis devoid of tap water supply: Report
News this week Swati Bansal posted 6 months 1 week ago
A Mini-Water Supply (MWS) serves the local school (Source: IWP Flickr album)
Testing of drinking water gets easy for users
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 6 months 1 week ago
Farmer taking water from a hand pump (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
Telangana among states ensuring tap water supply to schools, anganwadis
News this week Swati Bansal posted 6 months 3 weeks ago
Tap water in a rural school (Image source: IWP Flickr photos)
Revival of Ganga wetlands gets government's attention
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 6 months 3 weeks ago
Receding Ganga river at Sangam (Image source: IWP Flickr photos)
India gets its first wetland conservation centre
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 7 months 1 week ago
Deepor beel, Assam (Image Source: IWP Flickr photos)
Disaster strikes Uttarakhand, yet again
News this week Swati Bansal posted 7 months 1 week ago
Flash Floods in Chamoli, Uttarakhand (Image Source: India.com)
How does a rainbow form?
Here is a short video that explains the formation of a rainbow, the order of its colors, and where and how the rainbow appears. Swati Bansal posted 7 months 3 weeks ago
Why doesn't water has its own color?
Here is a short video explaining why water has no color and why the color of seawater appears blue. Swati Bansal posted 7 months 3 weeks ago
Ganga's cure lies in people's will for a change
Healing the Ganga can start in your kitchen, says Bidisha Banerjee, whose new book explores the faith and the science that define the river, and what it will take to save it. Swati Bansal posted 8 months ago
Ganga river at Bithoor (Source: IWP Flickr Photos)
2020: Crammed in disasters, yet filled with hope
Last year was shrouded with a myriad of disasters but all was not bad. There were many success stories and great efforts in the water sector that maintained our hopes for a better tomorrow. Swati Bansal posted 8 months 1 week ago
All was not negative for 2020 in the water sector as many states and districts gained credit for themselves (Image Source: IWP Flickr Album)
Submit report on the need for clearance of National Waterway-1: NGT to MoEF
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 9 months ago
Motor-driven ferries at Varanasi (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
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