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Water Management


Capturing Rainwater

A way to augment Chandigarh’s water resources

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CSE report on city wide rainwater harvesting for Chandigarh as a part of its work as Centre Of Excellence under the Ministry of Urban Development. 

World Water Day 2010

World Water Day, a significant day for environmentalists across the globe, was marked by several kinds of events, in order to celebrate a precious element of nature, and of course, to raise awareness on the potential threat it faces today. One such event was organised by JalSamvaad, a network of organisations in Delhi, working on issues of ecological democracy.

Regional workshop on ‘Energy and resource efficiency in Urban Water Management’ on February 28, 2013 at Guwahati, Assam

CSE is organising a regional workshop on ‘Energy and Resource Efficiency in Urban Water Management’ on February 28, 2013 at the NEDFi Conference Hall, Guwahati, Assam. The workshop is supported by Department of Urban Development and Guwahati Development Department (Government of Assam) – as the local partner state.

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Date: February 28, 2013

Anil Agarwal Dialogue: Excreta Does Matter


March
4-5, 2013, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

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Training programme on ‘Designing of Rainwater Harvesting for Sustainable Drinking Water Supply System’ for UP Jal Nigam and WSSO officials

Date: August 5-8, 2013

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) designated as Key Resource Centre under the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (MoDWS) is organizing a four days training programme on ‘Designing of Rainwater Harvesting for Sustainable Drinking Water Supply System’ from 5-8 August 2013. 

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Date: August 5-8, 2013

CSE Knowledge sharing seminar in Dhaka on Water and Waste

The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) is organising a knowledge sharing seminar in partnership with the Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP) on Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 from 10:30am until 5:00pm (including lunch). The meeting will be held at Planners' Tower (Level-7), 13/A, Bir Uttam C.R. Datta (Sonargaon) Road.

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Date: September 4, 2013

CSE Knowledge Sharing Seminar in Khulna on Water and Sanitation

EXCRETA MATTERS”

A Knowledge sharing seminar organized by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), New Delhi and Centre for Coastal Environmental Conservation, Khulna, Bangladesh

Venue: Christian Service Society, Khulna
Date: September 8, 2013
Time: 10:00 am until 5:00 pm (including lunch)

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 Date: September 8, 2013

Churning still water: Round table for finalisation of draft framework legislation for the protection and conservation of waterbodies in South Asia

Surface water sources such as lakes, ponds and rivers are very important as they help in flood control, ground water  recharge and storm protection. They also secure water for drinking, agriculture and industrial purposes. They play an important role in mitigating and adapting to the climate change effects. Once, lakes and wetlands played a vital role in South Asia’s urban landscape, but rapid urbanisation in the region has led to massive encroachment and pollution of its waterbodies.

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 Date: 17-18 December, 2013

Water Management

The water and sewage management in cities will determine the growth of cities in India. Most cities are today water stressed, unable to cope with the water demand of the growing urban populations and to treat the resulting wastewater. Cities are continually coping with different forms of crises – water scarcity in summer, floods in monsoons and water pollution throughout the year.

Decentralised Waste Water Treatment

The water and sewage management in cities will determine the growth of cities in India. Most cities are today water stressed, unable to cope with the water demand of the growing urban populations and to treat the resulting wastewater. Cities are continually coping with different forms of crises – water scarcity in summer, floods in monsoons and water pollution throughout the year.

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