Ongoing research

Completed projects

  • Watershed development review: Issues and prospects (Joy and Paranjape)
  • Long-term impacts of watershed development in arid and semi-arid India (Lele and Badiger)
  • Understanding Community-Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) in south Asia (Lele with Menon, Shah, Joy and Paranjape)
  • Review of right to water: Human rights, state legislation, and civil society initiatives in India (Sangameswaran)
  • Colonial state, zamindars and the politics of flood control in north Bihar (P. Singh)
  • Land-use change, hydrologic regimes and water conflicts in Malaprabha (Badiger)
  • Emerging water regulatory frameworks and related reforms in water governance in Karnataka (Rao and Badiger)