Tag: ganges basin

New insights into the Ganges River Basin

New book presents an overview of the challenges facing the critically important Ganges river as a water resource for 500 million people.

Turning a river into a machine

The Ganges can be an engine for sustainable development.

Facing up to South Asia’s environmental arsenic

Report calls for more action to combat the region’s contamination challenge.

More food, fewer floods

Why GAMES could mean a win-win for the Eastern Ganges Basin.

The risk of devastating floods and droughts can be minimized and food production boosted by taking advantage of underground water sources.