Capacity building for water conservation needs: A young mind at work
The community was educated, their trust gained, and constant support provided to them
How Borewell Restoration Is Helping Farmers Repay Their Loans
"In areas where several borewells tap the aquifer, ... we try to convince the whole community to opt for recharge."
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…
Videos for Vikalp Sangam, by Srishti Institute of Art Design and Technology, 2017
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 justice, cultural diversity…
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…
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…
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.