// Varthur Lake Rejuvenation
Sharing community learnings and collectively strategizing design for Varthur lake's wetland 

Let’s co-build our cities of tomorrow, today!

Putting the environment at the center of change

What is the problem we face today?

Urban growth has become synonymous with environmental degradation.
Our cities are struggling to tackle the crisis of air pollution, water scarcity, water pollution and managing waste.
How do we break down the complexity and scale of these issues so that we can better negotiate our individual needs towards building a sustainable collective future?

Our Approach:

Focussing on the commons

Air Quality, Waste and Water Management
SOLVE LOCAL

Inclusive planning

to include everybody in co-creation

Building shared knowledge 

To accelerate learning
& build consciousness

Urban Living Lab

Sensing Local Foundation is an ‘Urban Living Lab’ based in Bengaluru; a site for city observation, learning and innovation with a specific focus on improving the state of environment and public health.

Support we offer

Strategy & Consulting

Partner with government and private organisations, making the environment as a key driver to improve the quality of life for all

Innovation Lab

Co-create and pilot, contextual user-centric solutions in real-life settings for scale

Fellowship

Embed planning at the local level through building capacity and fostering collaborations 

Projects

+ Experiments

Our Advisors

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Co-founder and former

CEO of Pratham

Madhav Chavan

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Ex-Chief Investment Officer, IFC, World Bank Group

Ram Mahidhara

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CEO, Daily Dump

Poonam Bir Kasturi

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Director of Water Management International Pte Limited (WMPIL)

Pawan Sachdeva

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Staff Scientist at Health Effects Institute, Boston

Dr. Pallavi Pant

Partners & Collaborators

Funders

Affiliations

Upcoming Events

Contact us

Address: 11/1, Iqbal Arcade, Palmgroove road, Victoria Layout, Bengaluru 560047

Email: sensinglocal@gmail.com

Phone: 7409060602, 9900412342