Uttarakhand Villagers harvest rainwater, recharge springs, avoid long walks
"... the villagers also started taking care of the jungle around it to strengthen the springs in the hills who had been depleted,”
Videos for Vikalp Sangam, by Srishti Institute of Art Design and Technology
Videos on initiatives of an Alternative nature
Videos for Vikalp Sangam, by Video Volunteers
Short videos by community members on alternative initiatives that attempt to integrate ecological sustainability, economic democracy, social justic...
Kerala fights drought with recharged wells
The simpler systems under the well-recharging programme can be installed with around Rs. 5,000, and there is government support of varying degrees ...
Go local, be water secure
With committed citizen groups working with the local government it is possible to preserve heritage and be water sufficient.
Conservation: Lessons from ancient India
Ecologically safe engineering marvels of water conservation have existed in India for nearly 1,500 years, including bawaris
Kutch villages protect water table with community wells
300 villages of four talukas in the coastal area of Gujarat are involved in an aquifer management project for the past four years.
ROOF TOP WATER HARVESTING STRUCTURE: A SOURCE OF INCOME WITH NUTRITION
Chandradev understands that even a small parcel of land can be a resource if managed well.
Rooftop rainwater harvesting at Chhattisgarh school reduces absenteeism
The villagers now have access to clean and safe drinking water, and are also not dealing as much with scarcity.