Dr. Govind Singh

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Dr. Govind Singh

Indraprastha College for Women, University of Delhi, Delhi
Dr. Govind Singh

Selected Publications

Chapters in Books

  • Singh. G. (2015).  Environment and Sustainable Development. In: Human Rights,  Gender and Environment Virtual Resource. Virtual Learning Environment, Institute of  Lifelong Learning, University of Delhi. Delhi, India.
  • Singh. G. (2015).  Issues of Industrial Pollution: Global Warming, Threats to  Biodiversity. In: Human Rights, Gender and Environment Virtual Resource. Virtual  Learning  Environment , Institute of Lifelong Learning, University of Delhi. Delhi,  India.
  • Singh. G. (2015).  Environmental Policy in India. In: Human Rights, Gender and  Environment Virtual Resource. Virtual Learning Environment, Institute of Lifelong  Learning, University of Delhi. Delhi, India.
  • Singh, G., Ghosh. C., Deb, M. (2011). ‘Urban ecotourism’ for promoting stakeholder participation in urban landscape transformation. In P. Soni and L. Singh (Eds.), Landscape Fragmentation and Restoration Researches in India (290-316). Saarbrücken, Germany: Lambert.  [Click to purchase online]

Papers in Journals

  • Singh, G., Sharma, A., Gupta, I., & Baveja, P. (2016). Sustainability Appraisal and Economic Valuation of North Delhi Ridge Using Participatory Research Approach. Journal of Innovation for Inclusive Development, 1(1), 11-19. [Click to Download Full Paper] animated_gif_download
  • Singh, G., Deb, M. & Ghosh, C. (2016). Urban Metabolism of River Yamuna in the National Capital Territory of Delhi, India. International Journal of Advanced Research 4(8), 1240-1248. [Click to Download Full Paper] animated_gif_download
  • Ghosh, C. and Singh, G. (2012). Efforts to combat the challenges of a changing climate and understanding people’s perception on climate change in urban India. Journal on Business and Technology (Special Issue). 5(1): 78-86.

Conference Proceedings

  • Paper entitled Converting Environmental Challenges to ‘Make in India’ Opportunities presented at the National Conference On Make in India: Policies, Issues and Challenges, held at Zakir Husain (Evening) College, University of Delhi (March, 2016)
  • Paper entitled Challenges in the Implementation of Environment Education in Higher Education in India presented at the National Conference On Environmental Concerns Of 21st Century: Indian and Global Context, held at Zakir Husain (Evening) College, University of Delhi (March, 2016)
  • Paper entitled Deciphering the Urbanisation Enigma in the NCT of Delhi presented at 3rd National Conference on Biodiversity and Climate Change held at Maharaja Agrasen College, University of Delhi (March, 2015)
  • Co-authored paper entitled, Urban Wetland Monitoring using GIS Technology in NCT of Delhi presented at National Conference on Earth and Environment – Pollution and Prevention held at Amity University, NOIDA (January, 2014)
  • Paper entitled Sustainability Appraisal of Panch-Tatwa in Delhi presented at VII World Aqua Congress Universal Conference 2013 held at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi (December, 2013)
  • Paper entitled Ground Water Quality Assessment for Identifying Human Health Vulnerability in Three Most Densely Populated Districts of India presented during the International Conference on Advances in Water Resources Development and Management at Panjab University, Chandigarh (October, 2013)
  • Paper entitled A pilot study of ground water quality in the University of Delhi Institutional Area presented at VI World Aqua Congress at India Habitat Center, New Delhi (November, 2012)
  • Paper entitled Heavy Metal Pollution in Water and Soil along ‘Delhi Stretch’ of River Yamuna presented at VI World Aqua Congress at India Habitat Center, New Delhi (November, 2012)
  • Paper entitled Spatio-temporal analysis of ground water quality in two contrasting districts of the NCT of Delhi presented at the Ministry of Earth Sciences supported National Workshop on Pollution Prevention Paradigm held at Amity University, NOIDA (May, 2012) [icon_pdf Abstract]
  • Paper entitled Floodplain characterization and water pollution implications of urban riverfront transformation in the ‘Delhi stretch’ of River Yamuna presented at the National Seminar on Environmental Pollution and Bioremediation held at School of Environmental Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi (December, 2011) [icon_pdf Abstract]
  • Paper entitled Challenges in optimizing urban water footprint: the case of the Delhi conurbation presented at the V World Aqua Congress held at India Habitat Center, Delhi (November, 2011) [Click to Download Full Paper] animated_gif_download
  • Paper entitled Impact of land use, land use change and urbanisation on ground water quality in the NCT of Delhi, India presented at the International Ground Water Conference 2011 held at Madurai, India (September, 2011)
  • Paper entitled Role of New & Social Media in Generating Environmental Awareness: the case study of the Delhi Greens Blog presented at the National Seminar on Media & the New World Order organized by the University of Delhi (February, 2011)

Dissertations

  • Ph.D. Thesis entitled, Surface and sub-surface water quality in the NCT of Delhi and its implications on the urban environments (Ph.D. Awarded: July 2013)
  • M.Sc. Dissertation Thesis entitled, To study the inception and evolution of Environmental Impact Assessment in the world and in India and to analyze and comment upon the Environmental Clearance process in the country (M.Sc. Awarded: June 2007) [Click to Download] animated_gif_download
  • Dissertation on Role of women in environmental protection in India as part of the Certificate Course on ‘Gender & Society’ at Women’s Studies & Development Centre, University of Delhi

Popular Writings & Contributions

  • Editor-in-Chief of the Delhi Greens Blog, an award winning ICT initiative for environmental protectionopen_in_new_window
  • Freelance Writer for the Ecoworldly (now Expertsure) Blog open_in_new_window
  • Article on “Urban Sustainability and a Changing Climate” in Issue 71 (Vol 21) of Geography & You Magazine
  • Photo Feature on Jawahar Lal Nehru State Museum in Arunachal Pradesh for Craft Revival Trust open_in_new_window
  • Freelance Writer for the Indian Wildlife Club open_in_new_window