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August 1, 2013

Transparent Chennai’s walkability team recently conducted a design workshop at which residents of Nanganallur designed their ideal streets. The Hindu announced the event here. Namma Chennai put the spotlight on pedestrian issues and published an article on Transparent Chennai’s participatory planning efforts in Nanganallur.

July 12, 2013

As part of The Hindu’s right to Walk campaign, Chennai Central @ The Hindu hosted a Facebook chat on pedestrian issues in which Transparent Chennai researcher Kadambari Badami Vamanan took part. The Hindu published excerpts from the chat

July 8, 2013

Transparent Chennai had recently conducted a workshop with the residents of Nanganallur to identify problems with footpaths in the area and come up with possible solutions to address them. The findings from Transparent Chennai’s research on pedestrian infrastructure in the … Continue reading

July 8, 2013

As part of The Hindu’s Right to Walk series of articles, TC researcher Kadambari Badami was quoted in this article on what good pedestrian infrastructure could mean for the city and its people.

July 8, 2013

If statistics from the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) are anything to go by, pedestrians in Chennai are at high risk of accidents. However, The Hindu cites research by Transparent Chennai and quotes Roshan Toshniwal in this article to highlight … Continue reading

June 6, 2013

Citizens under the banner SWARAN (Save Water and Recharge Aquifers Network) have come together to save rainwater. Transparent Chennai researcher Roshan Toshniwal who is a member of this network talks about the benefits of rainwater harvesting pits along roads, in … Continue reading

June 3, 2013

More than half the funds allotted to city councillors for the development of their wards has gone unutilized for the last ten years. Transparent Chennai researcher Satyarupa Shekhar throws light on some of the reasons for this under-utilization, in this … Continue reading

June 3, 2013

The need for pedestrian-friendly roads and footpaths is an immediate one, especially in Chennai where most pavements, where they do exist, do not conform to Indian Roads Congress guidelines. This article in The Hindu details the problem, and mentions Transparent … Continue reading

May 22, 2013

Source: Dinamalar Author: R. Malar Amudhan Download here: Description: A news report on Transparent Chennai’s research on the performance of elected representatives at council meetings and spending from their local area development fund.

May 22, 2013

Source: Dinamani Author: Dinamani Download here: Description: A news report on Transparent Chennai’s research on the performance of elected representatives at council meetings.