Community Outreach Programs

Workshop on Access to Safe Water: Challenges and Opportunities in Mavallipura

International Day of Action for Rivers

Dates: 14 - 14 March, 2013
Time: 10.00 AM to 1.00 PM
Venue: FRLHT Seminar Hall, Pathanjali block, Mavallipura, Bangalore

 

Environment Support Group in coordination with Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology and Dalit Sangharsh Samiti organised a workshop on "Access to safe Water: Challenges and Opportunities" on 14.3. 2013 at Mavallipura, on the occasion of the International Day of Action for Rivers.

 

The workshop report can be downloaded from this page.

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

BIODIVERSITY, POLITICS AND CONSERVATION

Session on Green Politics in 2nd Indian Biodiversity Congress

Date: 11 December, 2012
Time: 9 am to 1 pm
Venue: J. N. Tata Hall, Indian Insitute of Science, Bangalore

Environment Support Group is organising a session on Green Politics on 11th December 2012, 9 am to 1 pm, as part of the 2nd Indian Biodiversity Congress held at J. N. Tata Hall, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.  

 

For more details of the Congress please visit: http://www.ibconline.co.in/  

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:  

Environment Support Group gets United Nations “WATER FOR LIFE” 2012 Best Practices Award

Comprehensive efforts to conserve Bangalore Lakes that bring together Judiciary, Government and wide public considered strategic to building ecological, water and economic security

Press Release : Bangalore : 23 March 2012

 

Environment Support Group (ESG) has been awarded the 2012 UN-Water "Water for Life" Best Practices Award in a ceremony held at the headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organisation, Rome on 22 March 2012, World Water Day.

Changing Ideas of Rights, Wrongs and Public Interest

(Enquiries into Changing Role of State vis a vis sovereignty, eminent domain, impoverishment and the return of the Contract)

Written by Usha Ramanathan
27 November, 2009

Time: 5.00 pm - 6.30 pm

Venue: Ashirwad, St. Marks Road (Behind Kabab Corner), Bangalore

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Farmers Workshop on Jaivika Vaividye and Bija Rakshane

Workshop to raise awareness about the technology, politics and legal aspects of Bt brinjal and genetically modified organisms in general

Written by Gomati Madaiah (Intern at ESG)
1 April, 2010
Vishranthi Nilayam, Infantry Road, Thursday 1st April 2010

This workshop was organised to help farmers from across Karnataka appreciate the nuances of the debates that resulted in India's Environment and Forests Minister Shri Jairam Ramesh enforcing a moratorium on the commercial release of Bt Brinjal.

How to Make Our Homes Environmentally Just

Report on ESG Workshop

Written by Sruthi Subbanna
7 November, 2009

Poster for workshop