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Madhav Gadgil

Professor

CENTRE FOR ECOLOGICAL SCIENCES
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012, India.
Phone: (91-80) 360 0985 or 309 2507 or 309 2506
Fax : (91-80) 360 1453 or 360 1428 or 360 0683
Email: madhav@ces.iisc.ernet.in

Professor

EVOLUTIONARY AND ORGANISMAL BIOLOGY UNIT
Biodiversity Research Group
for information on Biodiversity, Patents, Intellectual Property Rights,...
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
Jakkur, Bangalore 560064, India.
Phone: (91-80) 8462750-57
Fax : (91-80) 8462766
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Chairman

Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel
Global Environment Facility

 


Networking of Indian Biodiversity Databases

First draft of the report of the Workshop on Networking of Biodiversity Databases held at the Centre for Ecological Sciences, during March 23rd to 24th

You can download the report which is in Microsoft word format. We look forward to your valuable comments and inputs on the report. Please download the document and use Tracking option in Microsoft Word to highlight any additions, deletions and other modifications to the report and send it back as an attachment to madhav@ces.iisc.ernet.in with a copy to srinidhi@ces.iisc.ernet.in.We would especially need your help in correct citation of your database as well as proper listing of references at the end of the report. Kindly send your inputs at the earliest. As decided at the workshop the report would then be finalized and posted on the web, as well as submitted to Current Science with all Workshop participants listed as authors in alphabetical order. Please do not hesitate to get back to us if there are any other issues that you would like to rise.

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The Lok Sabha on December 03 2002 passed by a voice vote, The Biological Diversity Bill to provide for conservation of Biological Diversity, sustainable use of its components and fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising out of the use of biological resources, knowledge and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

Biological Diversity Bill, 2002


PEOPLE’S BIODIVERSITY REGISTER     

A Methodology Manual

Methodology Manual Support Tables


National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan

Western Ghats Ecoregion

Supported by the Ministry of Environment and Forests, GOI

and the United Nations Development Programme

Brainstorming/discussion meeting for the states of Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry

Brainstorming/discussion meeting for the states of Karnataka, Maharashtra and Goa

Regional workshop for the state of Kerala


 
A critique of the Biological Diversity Bill, 2000

Proposals for improvement in the Bill including clause by clause suggestions.



SUSFOR-L

SUSFOR-L is an electronic forum convened by Madhav Gadgil, Chair, Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel (STAP) of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to generate strategic advice for GEF's SUSTAINABLE FOREST USE initiative.


Biodiversity in Education

Report of the National Workshop (Karkala, June 12-14, 2000) organised by Sri Bhuvanendra College, Karkala and IISc, Bangalore



Participatory Local Assessment of Life Support Systems: A Methodology Manual

Click here to download the document as a Microsoft Word file (1.9 MB). Your comments on the document are most welcome at madhav@ces.iisc.ernet.in.


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Western Ghats Biodiversity Network


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CES Homepage
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Your comments and suggestions on the following are welcome

Peopling of India

Documenting Diversity : Our Experience

Guidelines for In-Situ Conservation of Wild Relatives and Related Taxa of Cultivated Plants

Some Interesting Documents

Biodiversity Profile of India

The Earth Summit-Rio 92

Directory of National Councils for Sustainable Development or Similar Initiatives

IPR - Intellectual Property Rights and Biodiversity


Information about INDIA

Interesting WWW sites on India

Information relating to INTERNET / WWW

Key terms of Internet

Informative sites on internet to start

Books about Internet / WWW

SOFTWARE - Freeware/Shareware/Commercialware: Outstanding Programs Available at WWW Sites


URLs of Important Organisations

United Nations Organisations

Best Links on Ecology

Best Links on Energy

Recent Links on Energy & Environment


Explore the World Through Links to Leading Sites (more than 50 links on each subject)

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