Kattas and Madakas: Decline of traditional water conservation methods
For traditional Kattas and Madakas, unit cost of conserving a kilolitre of water would be less than that for plastic-lined tanks.
With dream dam farmers show what is possible
The old, unused bridge came as a blessing for the farmers - how?
Fishing for a Difference
A story about an initiative that revives lakes and empowers communities
Revive springs for water security in Mizoram
The programme has worked to align construction of conservation structures with welfare schemes such as MGNREGA and NRDWP.
Usharmukti project: A confluence of institutions for rejuvenating rivers
The efforts of the villagers in planning, executing, and monitoring the watershed plans are being facilitated by three institutions.
‘Delhi’s Central Ridge could be a most beautiful urban forest’
On bringing back indigenous plant species
A festival to teach children croc love
The crocodile fest involved children, for the organisers believe in educating them to live harmoniously with wildlife including crocodiles.
Farmer in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor scripts success story by growing rain-fed tomato crop
As he cultivated the crop under rain-fed conditions, the produce can be stored for a longer period compared to others.
What are appropriate technologies for Smallholders?
The master mason, who despite being illiterate at times, is able to create unparalleled precision in the functioning of such devices.