Settlement Planning and Design in Hilly Terrain

Settlement Planning and Design in Hilly Terrain

As vernacular practices are proven to be sustainable, therefore it is essential to take lessons from sustainable vernacular practices for new development and formulation of building regulations for achieving contextually ...
Course Theme:
Traditional Knowledge
Course Duration:
One Week
Course Commencing:
January, 2021
Instructor:
Dr Minakshi Jain, Dr Adinarayanane Ramamurthy
Urban Heat and Spatial Dynamics

Urban Heat and Spatial Dynamics

An understanding of the relation between heat stress zones and urban elements in order to guide future planning processes that can be heat resilient shall be explored.The health impacts of ...
Course Theme:
Urban Climate
Course Duration:
One Week
Course Commencing:
January, 2021
Instructor:
Dr Ayon Kumar Tarafdar, Dr Adinarayanane Ramamurthy
Applications of GIS in Resilience

Applications of GIS in Resilience

This course shall help the participants in developing skills in using geo-spatial decision support tool like GIS for resilience planning. These skills are required to process the complex spatial dataset ...
Course Theme:
Tools and techniques
Course Duration:
One Week
Course Commencing:
January, 2021
Instructor:
Dr Faiz Ahmed Chundeli, Dr Prashanti Rao
Socio-ecological Resilience in Hills

Socio-ecological Resilience in Hills

Increased frequency of natural hazards and sea level rise are expected impacts of climate change in India. Marginalized urban settlements are often vulnerable to disaster due to their location in ...
Course Theme:
Ecological Stress
Course Duration:
Course Commencing:
XX/06/2020
Instructor:
Dr Inderpal Singh, Dr Puneet Sharma, Dr Aniket Sharma
Culture, Resilience and Indigenous Communities

Culture, Resilience and Indigenous Communities

With a series of pre-event course material, the PDP intends to locate itself on the site of indigenous culture and way of life. It would be a unique opportunity for ...
Course Theme:
Traditional Knowledge
Course Duration:
Course Commencing:
Instructor:
Prof. Dr. N. Sridharan, Saurabh Tewari, Dr Anand Wadwekar, Dr. Rama Umesh Pandey
Rising Waters, Safer Shores’: Resilience Awareness Building and Flood Preparedness Workshop

Rising Waters, Safer Shores’: Resilience Awareness Building and Flood Preparedness Workshop

Coastal flooding is a recurring threat to lives and livelihoods of the coastal communities that inhabit these regions. The children in the affected communities are the most vulnerable to such ...
Course Theme:
Water Stress
Course Duration:
3 days
Course Commencing:
XX/06/2020
Instructor:
Sandeep Menon
Water Resilience: Adaptations, Coping and Transformations

Water Resilience: Adaptations, Coping and Transformations

Water is an invaluable resource in the context of Indian cities and the evergrowing demand for tap water is everincreasing. On the other hand traditional water bodies and systems are ...
Course Theme:
Water Stress
Course Duration:
3 days
Course Commencing:
XX/06/2020
Instructor:
Jamshid Bhiwandiwalla
Urban Resilience - Enabling Knowledge Providers

Urban Resilience – Enabling Knowledge Providers

The PDP intends to inform and enable the change-makers in the school education, the school teachers involved in teaching the subjects of Environmental Sciences. The programme will first introduce the ...
Course Theme:
Institutional Mechanism
Course Duration:
Course Commencing:
December, 2020
Instructor:
Prof. Dr. N. Sridharan
Traditional Knowledge in Urban Resilience

Traditional Knowledge in Urban Resilience

Increased frequency of natural hazards and sea level rise areexpected impacts of climate change in India. Marginalizedurban settlements are often vulnerable to disaster due to their location in hazardous areas ...
Course Theme:
Traditional Knowledge
Course Duration:
Course Commencing:
XX/12/2020
Instructor:
Dr Aniket Sharma, Dr Puneet Sharma, Dr Inderpal Singh