Campaigns

People's Manifesto for Bangalore Civic elections

Peoples Manifesto for BBMP election demands genuine devolution and public participation

Press Release : Bangalore : 15 March 2010

Bangalore's Toxic Legacy: Investigating Mavallipura's illegal landfills

A brief of a report prepared by Environment Support Group, Bangalore

Press Release : Bangalore : 4 August 2010
A brief of a report prepared by Environment Support Group, Bangalore

The illegal municipal solid waste management landfills at Mavallipura, apart from inflicting extensive damage on the local community, also point to a larger systemic failure in the management of our urban spaces. We may have turned our backs on the grave and urgent problem of waste disposal in our cities, but events that transpired at Mavallipura have demonstrated how far-reaching the consequences are of such irresponsible and unjust disposal of solid waste.

Public Consultation Must in Planning and Building Metro or any Infrastructure Project

Unprecedented Decision by High Court of Karnataka holds Officials directly accountable for any lapse

Press Release : Bangalore : 17 December 2010

Public Interest Litigation in Karnataka High Court challenging callous disregard for biodiversity protection

Press Release : Bangalore : 16 October 2012

Release: 16 October 2012: Bangalore

Public Interest Litigation in Karnataka High Court challenging callous disregard for biodiversity protection

 

Landfills aren't the solution to Bangalore's 'waste' problem

Segregation of 'waste' at source is the only way forward

Press Release : Bangalore : 17 July 2012

JOINT STATEMENT

Segregation of 'waste' at source is the only way forward

Bangalore Road Widening and Other Urban Transport Projects Impacted Communities Unite

BATPIC Network launched with the objective of pursuing urban transport projects that are socially just, economically viable, environmentally friendly and long lasting solutions

Press Release : Bangalore : 17 July 2012

 

Joint Statement 

 

Summary:  

Karnataka High Court decision approving Sadashivnagar-Yeshwantpur Road Widening Regressive

Revisitation of this order essential given the irrereversible and deep impacts on people's rights to life, housing and livelihood, and the environment

Press Release : Bangalore : 18 June 2012

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Hasire Usiru: Campaign to Reclaim Bangalore's Commons

Public Action: Documents, Right to Information and Correspondence with Public Officials

28 November, 2008
Documents
  • Road Widening FAQ's: Common questions about road widening answered.
  • Workshop on July 4th, 2009: "What's Happening in Bangalore? Meeting the challenge of Protecting Lives, Livelihoods, Public spaces and Our Commons!" Download invitation.

Hasire Usiru: Walk to Save Bengaluru - November 9th, 2008