Live Q&A: How Can The Private Sector Use Water More Efficiently?

Leo Saldanha of ESG participates in a discussion organised by The Guardian Written by NK 22 June 2017 Live Q&A: How can the private sector use water more efficiently? Leo Saldanha participated in an expert panel to discuss how to minimise the waste of water by industry on Thursday 22 June 3-4.30pm BST, organised by The Guardian. To follow the discussion, click this link: https://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2017/jun/16/live-qa-how-can-the-private-sector-use-water-more-efficiently#comment-100816960 community outreach,international collaborations,lakes,private sector,The Guardian,water,water efficiency

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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 16 March 2017 ; Time: 3 pm to 5.30 pm ; Venue: ESG Workshop Space, Bangalore Downloads: Invitation to a conversation with Prof. Sheila Jasanoff @ ESG Report of the conversation with Prof. Sheila Jasanoff Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies Director, Program

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Innovating And Pioneering Experiences Of Social Participation In Water Management

Building a Global Network 15 September 2015 ; Venue: Foz de Iguaca, Parana, Brazil Downloads: Programme of the Event Presentation made by Leo Saldanha at the conference Itaipu Binacional –Programme Cultivating Good Water and Ecology and Development Foundation (ECODES) in collaboration with the United Nations Office to Support the International Decade for Action “Water for Life 2005-2015”(UNO-IDfA/UNW-DPAC) organised a seminar to celebrate the 5 years of the UN-Water Best Practices Award ‘Water for Life’ and

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Undemocratic And Exclusionary Schema For Urbanising India: The Case Of “Smart Cities”

Organised by CERAS and Centre for Engineering in Society, Concordia University 6 July 2015 ; Time: 6 pm ; Venue: Concordia University, Room EV2.184, Engineering and Visual Arts Building (2nd floor) 1515 rue Ste Catherine Ouest, Montreal (Corner Guy and Ste Catherine O; metro Guy-Concordia) Downloads: Smart-Cities_Leo_Saldanha_CERAS_Concordia_Talk_06072015.pdf CERAS and Centre for Engineering in Society, Concordia University present Leo F. Saldanha, Coordinator, Environment Support Group, Bangalore, India Undemocratic and exclusionary schema for urbanising India: the case

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“Securing Our Common Futures” Dialogue With Pakistani Delegation

Issues of Land, Water, Seed Sovereignty and Consumption to be addressed on 16th October at Inst. of Agricultural Technologists, Bangalore, 3 pm 16 October 2013 ; Time: 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm ; Venue: Indian Agricultural Institute, Queen’s Road, Bangalore Downloads: India_Pakistan_Dialogue_Common_Futures Environment Support Group [Environmental, Social Justice and Governance Initiatives] invites you to a Dialogue with the 21 member delegation of educationists and environmentalists from Pakistan on the theme Securing our Common Futures Issues

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Contested Urban Spaces

Report on ESG Program for University of Washington at Seattle 11 – 19 August 2009 Downloads: Contested Urban Spaces – Univ of Washington In collaboration with the University of Washington at Seattle, Environment Support Group (ESG) sponsored a one-week workshop from 11-19 August 2009 on “Contested Urban Spaces” for twenty undergraduate and graduate students. Studying themes of social justice, urbanization, and human rights in Bangalore, the students were exposed to a breadth of environmental issues

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