India is a large country with interspersed legacy and identity largely driven out of its people and their natural habitats. The country has 705 ethnic groups recognised as Scheduled Tribes. which literally...
Wetlands in Mumbai
People settled on coasts to take advantage of the amenities the oceans offer; food supply, source of transport, defensible positions and so on. Most of the vital civilizations we have studied,...
Wetlands in Mumbai
India's biggest challenge in front of its growth is the impact of climate change on its populace. The country has seen unprecedented climatic conditions which have drastically created havoc in the lives and...
Solar Panels a harbinger of renewable energy in india
India's electricity sector is dominated by fossil fuels, in particular coal, which during the 2018-19 fiscal year produced about three-quarters of the country's electricity. The government, however, has consistently been making honest...
The closure sign of a shop during Covid 19
The world has seen the disruption of healthcare and urban facilities done by the onslaught of Covid-19 which has affected the activities of people all over the world, especially in constricted areas....
green architecture
This article is an open letter to fellow architects, urban practitioners, designers, and thinkers. The urban environment is extremely important to our sense of well-being and community. Designing...
Happy street of Ahmedabad
The Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs has recommended holistic planning for pedestrian-friendly market spaces in various cities and municipal areas in the country in consultation with stake...
Sustaiability quotient of cars
Change. It’s never pleasant and many would say that it has become a tendency for us to resist it. There is a trio of macro aspects- ‘The Green Three’ as I like...
A rejuvenated lake in Bengaluru
As our urban cities expand into sprawling agglomerations and the demand for water catering to an increasing urban population and other competing uses rise, managing our limited water reserves becomes of crucial...
4 Steps of Building Trust in Inclusive-Cities to Fight COVID Like Pandemic
All of us are highly impressed with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s leadership in steering her country through the COVID crisis. It is now one of the first countries to announce...