Lakes

Deconstructing notions of 'science capital' and 'world class city' in the context of Bangalore and the proposed 'science city' in Challakere

Report of a conversation with Prof. Sheila Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies Director, Program on Science, Technology and Society Harvard Kennedy School John F. Kennedy School of Government

Date: 16 March, 2017
Time: 3 pm to 5.30 pm
Venue: ESG Workshop Space, Bangalore
Sheila Jasanoff

 

Report of the conversation with

Wetland Rules 2016 promote undemocratic conservation and management of wetland ecosystems

Comprehensive destruction of Wetlands is likely if the Rules are enacted

Press Release : Bangalore : 7 June 2016

 

Email/RPAD

 

Mr. Prakash Javadekar

Hon'ble Minister of State for Environment, Forests & Climate Change

Government of India

Karnataka High Court issues Contempt Notice on Karnataka Chief Secretary for not constituting Lake Protection Committees as directed

Order issued in Civil Contempt Petition filed by Environment Support Group

Press Release : Bangalore : 29 August 2013

Press Release : 29th August 2013 : Bangalore

 

Karnataka High Court issues Contempt Notice on Karnataka Chief Secretary for not constituting Lake Protection Committees as directed

 

Rejuvenating Lakes, Rivers and Wells to make Bangalore Water Secure

Workshop Invitation

Date: 24 April, 2013
Time: 10.00 AM to 4.30 PM
Venue: Ashirvaad, St. Mark's Road Cross, (Behind Kebab Corner), Bangalore

 

 ESG Workshop Rejuvenating Lakes, Rivers and Wells

 

Workshop on Wise Use, Rehabilitation, Conservation and Protection of Lakes and their Canal Networks in Karnataka

Workshop Invitation

Date: 22 September, 2012
Time: 2.30 pm to 6.00 pm
Venue: SCM House, 29, 2nd Cross, CSI Compound, Mission Road, Bangalore

Workshop Date: 22 September 2012
(REGISTRATION CLOSES 20 SEPTEMBER)

 

Late Nobel Laureate Prof. Elinor Ostrom commended ESG's efforts to advance wise use and conservation of lakes in Karnataka

Ostroms said ESG's Lakes Intiative “... is an important step towards securing public commons and could go a long way in extending water and food security to millions who are in critical need of the same”.

Press Release : Bangalore : 9 June 2012
Late Elinor Ostrom Nobel Laureate 2009


Elinor Ostrom

 

Workshop on Establishment of Ward Committees in 198 Wards of Bangalore held

in compliance with directions of the Hon'ble High Court of Karnataka

Date: 16 January, 2013
Time: 4.30 pm to 7.00 pm
Venue: Student Christian Mission House, 29, 2nd Cross, CSI Compound, Mission Road, Bangalore 560027 Tel: 080 2222 3761

 

Environment Support Group, ATREE, Alternative Law Forum

in association with Citizens Action Forum, the Fifth Estate and CIVIC Bangalore