The Ahmedabad BRTS- or Janmarg- is aimed at enhancing efficiency in public transport system in order to provide a solution to increasing congestion and air pollution in the city.
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<p>River connectivity is seen as a possible way to equally distribute of water across a geographical region. Conceptually, inter-linking water ways is appreciated by policy practitioners to resolve water problems but the practical ecological concerns usually delay the implementation.
<p>Through an inclusive approach taken by the local government, MGNREGA in Naxal affected Balaghat district of Madhya Pradesh has created wage employment and integrated the promotion of a gamut of other development interventions.</p>
<p>The Kalahandi Bolangir Koraput (KBK) region of western Odisha is home to people who are among the poorest in India. The local environment can be difficult to live in as rainfall is irregular leading to intermittent crop failures, and there is often a shortage of safe drinking water. The health and education status of the people is very poor, and hence, they are highly vulnerable to shocks.
<p>The Government of India enacted The Forest Rights Act, 2006<br /> (Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers -<br /> Recognition of Forest Rights – Act) to give forest dwelling<br /> scheduled tribes and other traditional forest dwellers the<br /> opportunity to claim individual as well as community forest rights of