• Implementing the Budget with a nexus approach

    February 14, 2020

    The Indian Budget has important implications across many issues of the land-water-energy nexus, and must be implemented keeping all factors in mind, writes Simi Thambi

  • Changing lives around the Mahakali

    February 12, 2020

    Women living along the transboundary river have found their own leaders who empower them to demand their basic rights

  • Lives without men

    February 10, 2020

    A photographic account of the lives of women in the transboundary Mahakali River basin as their men migrate in search of work

  • Mahakali women find their voices

    February 07, 2020

    A photographic journey among women in the India-Nepal transboundary Mahakali River basin, the first in a series

  • Two fishermen on the Brahmaputra, a river that winds through four countries [image by: Sumit Vij]

    Why India needs to buy better water data from China

    January 10, 2020

    Under a bilateral agreement water data on the Brahmaputra is shared by China with India on the Brahmaputra, but a weak understanding of hydrology means that the data is coming from the wrong places

  • Weeding out the willows from Wular

    January 09, 2020

    Wular Lake in Kashmir, the largest flood basin in the region, has been choking due to sedimentation brought on by huge willow plantations; will a new initiative rescue the lake?

  • Kashmir’s forests face the axe

    December 12, 2019

    In 33 days the Forest Advisory Committee has approved diversion of 727 hectares of forest land and approved the felling of forest and social forestry trees