Rivers Network

Sharing Knowledge - Raising Awareness - Bridging River's Advocates

Thursday, 15 September 2016 05:51

Indus Basin Knowledge Platform

The Indus Basin Knowledge Platform (IBKP) is a comprehensive and systematically set up source of information on developmental issues in the Indus Basin. It aims to bridge the science-policy interface, by bringing together scientific material from multiple disciplines such as spatial and time series biophysical datasets and maps, academic publications, as well as policy documents and legal frameworks in effect at regional to sub-national level.
Published in _Indus River Basin
Thursday, 15 September 2016 05:06

Brahmaputra Dialogue (SaciWATERs)

Brahmaputra basin shared by China, India, Bangladesh and Bhutan , covers an area of 651,335 sq. km., is the home to about 118 million people. The river carries an average annual sediment load of about 400 million metric tons at Pandu (Assam) which is mostly used as an aggregate material for construction purposes. Deforestation and construction of embankments has altered the riverine ecosystem drastically, ...
Published in Lower Brahmaphutra