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Water For Economic Growth: Subhash Sethi

Water For Economic Growth: Subhash Sethi

Subhash Sethi, Chairman, SPML Infra Limited India: There is a growing recognition of the need to make water management a mass movement in the country. The government of India is publicly talking about it and has taken the initiative under the JalJeevan Mission Scheme....

Aiming At Universal Water Supply: Agendra Kumar

Aiming At Universal Water Supply: Agendra Kumar

Agendra Kumar, Managing Director, Esri India India: As the Indian economy moves towards strengthening these initiatives, geospatial technology will gain more prominence in the process. GIS and other geospatial technologies will facilitate efficient implementation of...

Safe Water For All In India For Achieving UN SDG Goal 6.1

Safe Water For All In India For Achieving UN SDG Goal 6.1

By Ravindra Sewak United Nation’s Sustainability Development Goal 6.1 puts safe drinking water atop the global water agenda. However, what does “safe” and “sustainable” mean, and how do we deliver it, prove it? India, 163 million people, face a daily struggle to...

Urban Water Sector Reforms In India

Urban Water Sector Reforms In India

By Shilpa Singh The literature shows that water policies and reforms in India have evolved slowly from custom, religion, and written codes. The Laws of Manu in Hinduism provide indications of the water laws from ancient history. Water was considered indivisible. Kings...