Screening of Rambuai Mizoram’s ‘Trouble’ Years

Rambuai,  Mizoram’s Trouble Years’ a film  by C-NES Managing Trustee Sanjoy Hazarika and Trustee Preeti Gill  premiered on October 20, 2016  at the Royal Group of Institutions, Betkuchi, Guwahati to a packed hall . The film was screened as part of the River Talks – North East literary Festival organized …

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WHO India Representative Visits Boat Clinic

Dr. Henk Bekedam, the World Health Organization (WHO) Representative to India accompanied by a team from WHO India including Dr. Debashish Roy,Regional Team Leader,East and Officials of Health Department, Govt of Assam, visited a Boat Clinic health camp on October 5, 2016, to observe the unique work being done by …

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In photos: Life on Assam’s shifting islands

On the days when it is calm, the Brahmaputra resembles an impossibly wide silvery sheet of water, rippling mile after mile through the northeast Indian state of Assam. But when it rages, the world’s fourth-largest river by volume of discharge, is a savage horror, swallowing up entire islands, submerging villages, …

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By the Brahmaputra (April–June 2016)

By the Brahmaputra (Vol: 34) C-NES Newsletter (For the Quarter April – June 2016) Editorial By the Brahmaputra Vulnerability and a time of terror In the space of a few dramatic weeks, so much has changed in our one and extremely vulnerable world– or seems to have. But has it, …

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