Open Letter to Satguru (and other “Hurry Babas”)
I would have worked with all the people who are already working on/for rivers, water issues and so on for a dialogue - and test the proposal.
Reviving an Urban Lake - Doddagubbi Kere
“Our pond is the only documented example of a simple, Natural Pond-Forest revival, a Solution for the looming urban environmental and water crisis"
The best of times, the worst of times
Only a comprehensive policy response can ensure that farmers’ distress becomes a thing of the past.
From garbage dump to garden of Eden: How locals transformed one of Mumbai’s dirtiest beaches
Mumbai city news: Here’s how Versova residents spent 85 weeks on the world’s largest beach clean-up
Mumbai group spends 5 Sundays clearing 1.47-lakh kg garbage from Poisar river
“We used all our resources to gather like-minded people and started cleaning it.”
A for alternative, E for environment
EVS or environmental studies class found the older students inspecting a bund in the elevated parts of the campus. The rains were around the corner.
As waste goes out, a dying river returns to life in Kerala
Thick layers of water weeds and waste dumped into the waterway for over a decade were removed.
A Panel Discussion on 'Wastewater: a curse or an untapped resource?'
Wastewater recycling can address the twin problems of water pollution and scarcity in the city.
A Space of Freedom
How an arts outreach initiative and an environmental justice campaign are together transforming public life in Chennai.