Work Overview

The Rural Water Programme works to stimulate the development of policies and strategies for sustainable, participatory and equitable water management in rural India. While the area of water is vast, there is a special focus on drinking water to look at how we can move towards sustained availability of safe and adequate drinking water.

Green Rural Development

Water has been harvested in India since antiquity, with our ancestors perfecting the art of water management. Many water harvesting structures and water conveyance systems specific to the eco-regions and culture has been developed.

Water Management
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video Harvest of Rain-CSE

A Public Service Advertisment on Rainwater Harvesting by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE)

video Harvest of Rain

Harvest of Rain

video Sunita Narain: Fighting the Drink Companies

Published on Jan 7, 2009 One of the bonus features from the movie DVD FLOW: For Love Of Water.

World of cape towns

Theewaterskloof Dam, Cape Town's largest reservoir, has dried to just 13 per cent capacity after three years of drought

जंगल पर दंगल

क्या वन विकास निगम लक्ष्य से भटक गए हैं? क्या यही भटकाव है वनवासियों से टकराव की वजह?