Justice Mr. N. Kumar (Retd.) calls for widespread and persistent efforts to resolve vexatious Municipal Waste Crisis

Says ESG Report “Bangalore's Toxic Legacy Intensifies” serves as foundation for furthering reforms undertaken

Written by Leo F. Saldanha, Swetha Rao Dhananka, Mallesh K. R., Harsh Vardhan Bhati, Apoorva Patil, Namrata Kabra for Environment Support Group
2 March, 2018

A wide range of people from all over Bangalore, representing a range of organisations and communities from within the city, peri-urban areas and villages affected by waste disposal, were present when Justice Mr. N.

Bangalore's Toxic Legacy Intensifies

Release of ESG Report on: "State of Landfill, Waste Processing Sites & Dumping Grounds, and Working Conditions of Pourakarmikas in Bangalore

Date: 2 March, 2018
Time: 10 am to 1 pm
Venue: Jain University, Palace Road, Bangalore.
Bingipura Landfill


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kannada flyer

DRDO Drone Crash in Challakere highlights risks latent to the “science city” in Chitradurga, Karnataka

A Press Release by Amrit Mahal Kaval Hitarakshana Haagu Horata Samithi shared in solidarity by ESG

Press Release : Bangalore : 21 February 2018
Drone crash


Drone Crash

How to protect trees from needless felling in Bangalore

The third workshop organised as part of ESG's 'How To' Workshop series

Date: 17 February, 2018
Time: 4.30 pm to 7 pm
Venue: @ ESG Workshop Space, 1575, Ring Road, Banashankari II Stage, Bangalore 560070.

How to Save Trees Workshop


National Green Tribunal puts Karnataka Govt. on notice for planning to release 1152 crores plastic labels into the environment

Direction issued in Public Interest Litigation filed by Environment Support Group

Press Release : Bangalore : 30 January 2018


Plastic Labels

Plastic wrappers and bottles floating in Bingipura Quarry Landfill in Bangalore


How to get Ward Committees to work for the city

A 2nd Workshop in the ESG 'How to' Workshop series

Date: 19 January, 2018
Time: 5.30 pm to 8 pm
Venue: ESG Workshop Space, 1575, Ring Road, Banashankari II Stage, Bangalore 560070.
Ward Committees

How to Ward Committees


How to


National Symposium on 'The Handmade'

A Gram Seva Sangh, St. Joseph's Institute of Management and Environment Support Group initiative

Date: 6 January, 2018
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Venue: St. Joseph's Institute of Management, 28/1, Primrose Road, Ashoknagar, Bangalore 560025.
Irrfan Khan, M S Satyu, Neelakant Mama and Uzramma at Handmade Symposium

Handmade Symposium Irrfan Khan


Handmade Symposium Schedule



"Beerappa's Tallanna" being screened at National Institute for Advanced Studies

A film conceptualised by Bhargavi S. Rao and Leo F. Saldanha for Amrit Mahal Hitarakshana aagu Horata Samithi

7 March, 2018

NIAS Invitation Beerappa Film


“Can Interlinking Rivers and Greening their Banks Save our Cities?”

A report of a symposium organized by Environment Support Group

Written by ESG Team
15 December, 2017

Can Interlinking Rivers and Greening their Banks Save our Cities?”

15 December 2017, Bangalore