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SuSanA webinar: Anticipating the next wave of eLearning in the WASH sector, Thursday October 6th 2016 at 13:00 BST (London time)

Please join us for a webinar titled ‘Anticipating the next wave of eLearning in the WASH sector’ scheduled for Thursday October 6th 2016 at 13:00 BST (London time). 281 more words

Campaigns And Events

Union of India Vs Aedes Aegypti & Ors

Today’s newspapers carried pictures of friendly politicians beaming into cameras with their colleagues from opposition parties. Jointly they will fight the scourge they claimed. Sorry to burst your bubble friends, but all politicians jointly trying to fight the armies of Aedes mosquito is akin to a group of sulking colleagues holding hands and shouting slogans in front of a battle tank. 457 more words

Governance

Engineering committee meeting (3 March)

The engineering committee meeting was held on 3 March 2016. Apologies were received from Cr Mirfin, Cr Dowler and Cr Edgar (for absence) and myself (for lateness). 1,597 more words

2016

Taste for waste

AMRINDER SINGH, 57, is a government employee living in south Delhi’s Lajpat Nagar. His neighbours say he has a big heart—he donates generously for religious functions and other community services in his locality. 1,109 more words

Stories

Wasted wealth

The compost plant at Bhalswa is located at one of Delhi’s oldest landfills (Photographs: Soumik Mukherjee)

The sacks of compost stacked neatly at the entrance of the municipal compost plant in Bhalswa, on the outskirts of north Delhi, give the picture of a flourishing compost plant. 1,359 more words

Stories

What's the Excuse This Time?

This little pile of wannabe compost has been adorning the curb alongside my garage for more than three weeks.  The old carpeting was placed there the week after the last trash collection, so I knew it would be another week before the trash trucks came back around through my neighborhood.   628 more words

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