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 Downloads: Release of “Blore’s Toxics Legacy Intensifies” Report Summary of “Bangalore’s Toxics Legacy Intensifies” Report Full Report: “Bangalore’s Toxic Legacy Intensifies” 4.2 MB A wide range of people from all over Bangalore, representing a range of

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Book Release: “Alternative Futures: India Unschackled”

An Edited Volume by Ashish Kothari and K. J. Joy 6 February 2018 ; Time: 6 pm ; Venue: Indian Institute of Human Settlement, 197/36, 2nd Main Road, Sadashivnagar, Bangalore Downloads: Invitation to Release of “Alternative Futures: India Unshackled” community outreach,reports,publications,education,Alternative Futures,Ashish Kothari,K. J. Joy

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How To Get Ward Committees To Work For The City

A workshop organised as part of ESG’s ‘How To’ Workshop series 19 January 2018 Downloads: Report of the Workshop The transformations in our cities and urban agglomeration triggered by globalization demand a review on the various developmental paradigms. Because of this, cities are becoming fragmented spaces: gated areas for wealthy citizens, ‘abandoned’ spaces for the poor. Rights deprivation like access to clean water, adequate housing, and education is becoming concentrated in these abandoned spaces. This

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How To Understand And Comment On The Revised Draft Masterplan (RMP) 2031 For Bengaluru

An ESG “How to do it?” Workshop initiative 16 December 2017 ; Time: 4 pm to 6.30 pm (followed by the screening of a documentary: Our Metropolis) ; Venue: ESG Workshop Space, 1575, Ring Road, Banashankari II Stage, Bangalore 560070 Downloads: “How to do it?” Workshop Concept “How to do it?”: RMP 2031 ESG Workshop Poster 16122017 How to plan Bengaluru: A city for people and not for profit REVISED MASTER PLAN 2031 FOR BENGALURU

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Making Our Neighbourhoods Safe For Our Children

A workshop for all residents of Ward 198 (Hemmigepura Ward): Organised by ESG in collaboration with Enfold and BBMP 28 October 2017 ; Time: 2 pm ; Venue: Bangalore Downloads: ESG Ward 198 Workshop Invitation ESG Ward 198 Workshop Invitation Kannada (Please find Kannada version of the invitation in the pdf above or image below) Making our Neighbourhoods Safe for our Children A workshop for all residents of Ward 198 (Hemmigepura Ward) Organised by Environment

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SOCIAL JUSTICE FILM FESTIVAL

Tribute to Gauri Lankesh 26 October 2017 ; Venue: SIEDS, No.33/1-9, IVth Cross, Thyagaraju Layout, Jaibharath Nagar, M.S. Nagar P.O Bangalore -560033. Land Mark: Bharath petrol pump, Jaibharath Nagar Downloads: Gauri Lankesh Social Justice Film Festival Day 1, 26 October Thursday 10 am Inauguration 11:00 am Our Gauri (opening film) Dir: Deepu; 67 min; English (subtitles); 2017   Gauri Lankesh was one of the Karnataka’s most prominent and fearless journalists. She was shot dead outside her house in

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Sathyagraha Demanding 0% GST On Hand Made Sector

A movement to realise a promise made in the Indian Constitution 19 October 2017 Downloads: Why Sathyagraha for 0% GST on Hand Made Sector Kar CM letter to Fin Min for 0% GST Statement : Bangalore : 19th October 2019 The Sathyagraha demanding 0% GST on hand made sector is a movement to realise a promise made in the Indian Constitution Shri. Prasanna breaks his indefinite hunger strike on assurance of Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah

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State Of Environmental Decision-Making In India

A workshop for Practitioners 23 April 2017 ; Time: 8.00 AM ; Venue: ESG Workshop Space, #1575, Intermediate Ring Road, Banashankari II Stage, Bangalore 560070 (abutting ESG office) Downloads: State_Environmental_Decision_Making_India_Workshop_Invitation_Apr_2017                                         Environmental, Social Justice and Governance Initiatives                     Citizen consumer and civic Action Group (CAG)     State of

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What Waste? Why Waste?

A Workshop for Youngsters 15 April 2017 ; Time: 8 am to 6 pm ; Venue: ESG Workshop Space, 1575, Ring Road, Banashankari II Stage, Bangalore 560070 Downloads: What Waste? Why Waste? ESG Workshop Brochure What Waste? Why Waste? A Workshop for Youngsters Saturday, 15th April 2017 8 am to 6 pm @ ESG Workshop Space, 1575, Ring Road, Banashankari II Stage, Bangalore 560070 Google Map Link Over a crore people live in Bangalore, use

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Register For A Workshop “Ideas For Socially Responsible And Ecologically Viable Festival Season”

8 August 2015 ; Time: 10 am to 5 pm ; Venue: Environment Support Group, 1575, 100 ft ring road, Banashankari IInd stage, Bangalore- 70 Downloads: Kannada version: “Ecologically Viable Festival Ideas” Invite for the workshop- English Environment Support Group®  Invites you to a workshop on  Ideas for Socially Responsible and Ecologically Viable Festival season Come monsoon and the catch phrase once again is “Eco-friendly festivals” as the city prepares itself to a series of

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Report On- LET’S STOP LIVING W-A-S-T-E-F-U-L-L-Y AND START LIVING RESOURCEFULLY

A Workshop for teachers and school administrators on simple, feasible solutions for waste management in schools Written by Shashikala Iyer & Meena Artwani 26 June 2015 Report On LET’S STOP LIVING W-A-S-T-E-F-U-L-L-Y AND START LIVING RESOURCEFULLY A Workshop for teachers and school administrators on simple, feasible solutions for waste management in schools held at ESG on 26th June 2015 A day’s workshop for school teachers and administrators was organised where techniques for minimizing resource consumption,

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LET’S STOP LIVING W-A-S-T-E-F-U-L-L-Y AND START LIVING RESOURCEFULLY

A Workshop for teachers and school administrators on simple, feasible solutions for waste management in schools 26 June 2015 ; Time: 9.30 am – 4.30 pm ; Venue: Environment Support Group, 1575, 100 ft ring road, Banashankari IInd stage, Bangalore- 70 Downloads: Workshop invite with registration form LET’S STOP LIVING W-A-S-T-E-F-U-L-L-Y AND START LIVING RESOURCEFULLY A Workshop for teachers and school administrators on simple, feasible solutions for waste management in schools         Schools

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INDIAN GOVERNMENT’S HIGH POWERED COMMITTEE REPORT ON REFORM OF ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS

A Non-trivial Threat to India’s Ecological and Economic Security 9 January 2015 Downloads: ESG Critique the TSR Subramanian Report on Environmental Reforms Press Release on ESG Critique of TSR Subramanian Report on Envtl Reforms 263rd Report of Dept Related Parliamentary Standing Cmt on Science and Tech, Environment and Forests On 29th August 2014 the Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change of the Government of India (hereinafter referred to as MoEF & CC) set up

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Events

Jointly organised by Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology and Environment Support Group, Bangalore 30 December 2014 ; Time: 3.00 pm to 6.00 pm ; Venue: Environment Support Group, 1575, 100 ft ring road, Banashankari IInd stage, Bangalore- 70 Downloads: WORKSHOP INVITATION Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology and Environment Support Group education,events,Environment Support Group, rain water harvesting,workshop, Read more

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Workshop Invite – Ensuring Water Security, Hygiene, Sanitation And A Waste Free Environment For All

Jointly organised by Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology and Environment Support Group, Bangalore 30 December 2014 ; Time: 3.00 pm to 6.00 pm ; Venue: Environment Support Group, 1575, 100 ft ring road, Banashankari IInd stage, Bangalore- 70 Downloads: Workshop Invite- ESG-KSCST WASH workshop WORKSHOP INVITATION Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology and Environment Support Group Invite you to a workshop   On Ensuring Water Security, Hygiene, Sanitation and a Waste free Environment

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Conversations About Risks, Lives And Politics Of Environmental Decision Making

30 years after the Bhopal Gas Crime, Key Discussant: Dr. Bindu Madhav Uppaluri 5 December 2014 ; Time: 6 pm ; Venue: Environment Support Group, Bangalore “Utmost good faith” in the capacity of industry and corporate sectors to take care of the environmental and health impacts of their projects is the cornerstone of the argument in reform of environmental regulation proposed by the T. S. R. Subramanian led High Level Committee appointed by Prime Minister

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New Book – India’s Risks: Democratizing The Management Of Threats To Environment, Health, And Values

Edited by : Raphaelle Moor & M.V. Rajeev Gowda (original source) Published by – Oxford University Press, India 24 June 2014 We gratefully acknowledge that the Editors of this book have directed all royalties and other proceeds from the sale of this book as a contribution to ESG and its environmental and social justice efforts. Buy the book and help ESG do more! Background to India’s Risks: A prospective superpower, India is still grappling with

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Karnataka Scraps State Environmental Clearance Committee Overlooking Possibility Of Review And Reform

. A framework was developed to rigorously and comprehensive assess and analyse the working of the SECC. This involved reviewing 447 clearances that had been accorded during 2002-2012 to dams, industries, mining projects, infrastructure projects, biotech firms, radiation processing units, etc. and field verification of 10% of these projects across various sectors and district was undertaken to assess extent of compliance with clearance conditions. The quality of the clearance accorded were also thoroughly reviewed for sectoral specificity.

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We Offer At Least 5 Reasons Not To Burn Up Your Money This Diwali

Instead help ESG do more to advance environmental and social justice 1 November 2013 Downloads: ESG Diwali Donation Appeal 2013 ESG Brochure Page 1 ESG Brochure Page 2 ESG Educational Initiatives Brochure   5 reasons why your money is better invested supporting ESG     Protecting 38,000 lakes of Karnataka: Lakes and their canals have always been protected as commons and maintained by local communities. In recent decades though they have been neglected, and hundreds

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BIODIVERSITY, POLITICS AND CONSERVATION

Session on Green Politics in 2nd Indian Biodiversity Congress 11 December 2012 ; Time: 9 am to 1 pm ; Venue: J. N. Tata Hall, Indian Insitute of Science, Bangalore Downloads: Background note to session 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

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Karnataka High Court Directs Bangalore To Be The First City In India To Segregate Waste At Source

Directs decentralised management of waste to facilitate composting and recyling 24 November 2012 Downloads: ESG Release on Karnataka High Court directions on SWM: 24 Nov 2012 Kar HC Direction of 22 Nov 2012 in SWM PILs ESG PIL SWM Mavallipura HC Kar Nov 2012 ESG Presentation: Progressive solutions to manage waste ESG Strategy for Progressive SWM: October 2012 Karnataka High Court Orders in PILs filed by ESG and ors in SWM case The Principal Bench

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Workshop On Wise Use, Rehabilitation, Conservation And Protection Of Lakes And Their Canal Networks In Karnataka

Workshop Invitation 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)   Over the past two decades there has been a serious decline in the quality and number of lakes in the Bangalore urban region due to encroachment, pollution and neglect. The same situation exists across the State of Karnataka. This has resulted in

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Identifying Traditional And Responsible Ways Of Celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi

A One Day Workshop for Children (Ages 7-15) 8 September 2012 ; Time: 9.30 am to 4.30 pm ; Venue: ESG Office, Bangalore Downloads: Workshop for kids on Ecofriendly Ganesh Chaturthi Ganesh Chaturthi is the birthday of Lord Ganesha, the elephant-headed Hindu God. As we all know, He is a very popular god in India and has become a popular symbol around the world too. Ganesha in different art forms has broken many boundaries of

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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 23 March 2012Downloads: Pictorial Brochure on ESG’s Lakes effort Release on ESG winning the UN ‘Water for Life’ Award 2012 UN Water for Life Awardees with UN Officials and Dignitaries UN Water for Life Award Citation UN Water for Life Award Medal NDTV feature on ESG’s lakes conservation initiative ESG Brief on

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MONSANTO’S BRINJAL BIOPIRACY: A SHOCKING EXPOSE OF CALLOUS DISREGARD FOR BIODIVERSITY LAWS IN INDIA

(original source) Written by Leo F. Saldanha and Bhargavi S. Rao for India Law News 1 December 2011 Downloads: ESG Article on Biopiracy in India Law News of American Bar Association biodiversity,publications,brinjal,education,resources,campaigns biodiversity brinjal B.t. Brinjal biodiversity biopiracy criminal Decision Making environment genetically engineered genetically modified karnataka mahyco. gmo minister monsanto palemar prosecution

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