Manthan Adhyayan Kendra is a centre set up to research, analyse and monitor water and energy issues from the perspective of just, equitable and sustainable development. Manthan was set up in 2001 at Badwani (M.P.) The activities of Manthan. including analysis and advocacy are now being run from two locations, Badwani and Pune.
In 2016, Parliament passed the National Waterways Act, 2016, declaring a total of 111 National Inland Waterways on almost all major rivers, creeks, estuaries of the country, and giving a new push to the inland navigation program. With the program being rolled out since five years, Manthan Adhyayan Kendra, through this report takes stock of the progress made (before the outbreak of Covid-19), assesses the extent to which the government has delivered on the claims and promises, and presents the impacts on the environment and the people.
Read the full report here
Key highlights and insights of this report can be accessed here.
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