Since urbanization is a newly emerging trend in Northeast India, we have been blessed with a chance to progressively think about our urban areas and turn them into sustainable and healthy ecosystems.
Article by Sagarmoy Phukan and Aditya Bhuyan Introduction The quantity of municipal solid wastes generated in urban centres of Assam has been consistently rising over the years. Guwahati, the gateway… Read more The Chandrapur situation: Thoughts on waste management situation of Guwahati →
Article by Nayani Sarma Since the turn of the twenty-first century, scholars, journalists and activists from India’s north-eastern region have been regularly writing about environmental problems faced by this region.… Read more Introspection on the environmental education in India’s North-East →
Written by Deep Santu Pathak Northeast Indian (NEI) regions have been seeing various agitations, clashes, insurgencies and even attempts at annexation by neighbouring countries. The area has been a “disturbed… Read more “Conflicted” Northeast India: mired with socio-economic, political, ethnic & cultural identity →
Submitted by: Tanaya Hazarika Introduction Land struggles in India have increasingly been centred around a new type of activism, termed as ‘law struggles’ that includes collective action aimed towards achieving… Read more A Critical reflection on the legal framework around land acquisition and rehabilitation and resettlement in India. →
Article by Anubhav Shankar Goswami China’s growing influence in South Asia has become an Achilles heel for India. New Delhi and Beijing’s competition for influence in South Asia and neighboring… Read more Key strategic stand on Indo-China relationship →
Article by Zeba Zoariah Ahsan State Action Plan on Climate Change (SAPCC) is a document that is prepared for different Indian states on the side lines of the National Action… Read more The Functioning of Assam SAPCC needs a revamp →
Article by Aditya Bhuyan Famous urban planner and architect, Jamie Lerner, in 1972, mayor of Curitiba, Brazil, ordered the transformation of six blocks of the street into a pedestrian zone.… Read more Transport Mobility Planning for Tier III Cities: Why is it important? (A report from Jorhat) →