NMML invites all interested to a Public Lecture on ‘Dancing with the River: Hybrid landscapes and livelihoods of Chars in Bengal’.
NMML invites all interested to a Public Lecture on Science, democracy and ecology in contemporary India’ by Prof. Madhav Gadgil as part of NMML’s ‘Science, society and nature’ series.
The Nehru Memorial Museum & Library (NMML) invites everyone to weekly seminar on ‘Katyuris of Uttarakhand: Establishing food regimes in the central Himalayas from pre-history to circa.14CE’ by NMML Fellow Dr. Vasudha Pande. Katyuris are the much celebrated Kings of Uttarakhand. The narrative of the Katyuri state marks the shift from […]
The Nehru Memorial Museum & Library invites all interested to a day long workshop on Ecology and Society.
The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library invites all interested to a public lecture on ‘Elephant, empire and ecology in ancient India’ by Prof. Raman Sukumar of the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. The elephant rose from the status of a supreme animal, Gajatame, in early Buddhist India to that of […]
The Director, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library and The H.Y. Sharada Prasad Memorial Committee cordially invite all interested to H.Y. Sharada Prasad Memorial Lecture on the topic ‘Recovering Nature in a Crowded Subcontinent’ by Dr. Ullas Karanth, Director for Science – Asia, Wildlife Conservation Society. Date: 15th April, 2013 (Monday) […]
The NMML cordially invites all interested to a Seminar on ‘40 years of environmental governance, policy and gender studies: Where do we stand?’
The contribution of India to increase in carbon dioxide is small and hence policy changes undertaken by India will not have much impact on global warming in the short term.
The North East of India is a link region between the Indo-Gangetic plains and the highlands of Myanmar and southwestern China. This is the meeting ground of three great civilisations and “where India begins to look less and less India and more and more like the highlands of southeast Asia”. […]
The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML) cordially invite all interested to a Workshop on Environment and Histories! The linkages between environments and histories may seem self-evident but require careful thought and rigour. How human actions do or do not transform environments for better or for worse is a central […]
The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML), in association with the Ministry of Culture cordially invite all interested to a two day long Symposium on ‘The re-emergence of Delhi as Capital’. The centenary of the shift of the imperial capital in 1911 has been occasion for commemoration and also for […]
Agriculture in India is amidst many a transition. Key aspects of the Green Revolution model are in crisis. There is an active debate on how to raise yields in dry land areas. Even more contested is the question of genetically modified organisms.