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The Teesta: A Hungry River

This article originally appeared in The Third Pole. Fishing along the Teesta River. Samir Mehta/International Rivers A series of dams...
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Living With Floods

Last month, floods in the Teesta River ravaged several habitations. The Teesta, much like other rivers that drain in to...
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Scare Tactics of Hydropower Developers

Last month, a line of houses and shops along the Teesta River were demolished by the district administration in the...
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Listen to the People of the Land

The people’s struggle in the Teesta River basin in Sikkim (India) has gone through a change of guard recently. Tseten...
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Film: Protecting the Teesta River

Teesta river: the lifeline of Sikkim Samir Mehta During a recent field visit, freelance multimedia journalist Thomas Clement produced a 5:45 minute...
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Latest Report Restores Hope for Indigenous Communities Fighting to Save River Teesta

Earlier this year, in March, the National Board for Wildlife (NBWL) asked four members of its Standing Committee comprising wildlife...
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Make Your Voice Count on Human Rights Day

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted on December 10, 1948, and now commemorated each year on Human Rights Day,...
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SANDRP Comments About the Proposed CDM Credits for the Teesta VI Hydroelectric Project (India)

Based on reading of the Project Design Document dated March 2, 2010 (version 1 as available on the UNFCCC website)...
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Comments to DNV Regarding the Teesta VI Hydroelectric Project (India)

The Project Proponents are providing misleading information to the UNFCCC for gaining undue CDM benefits. The project does not qualify...
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Sreelatha Menon: Mountains of Concrete

 This article appeared on www.business-standard.com on May 10, 2009. Dawa Tsering and Tenzing are stuck in Gangtok since they began...