Reflections on Managing
WATER Earth’s Greatest Natural Resource
BALIPARA FOUNDATION. Assam / India
Just published in India, available at Amazon.in: A book, written in English, as an appeal to all those who value cherish water.
The book captures various aspects of water: Its availability, role in nurturing life and nature and its relationship with religion, celebrations, culture and entertainment. Use and abuse of water, socio economic effects of drought and floods, poisoning of water and the legal framework around water are covered as well. Packed with hardcore statistics, the highlight of the book is its optimism. Citing global and national initiatives from all water users and those who respect water, the book cites concrete and viable solutions for creating water abundance. Most importantly, it calls for a new way of water thinking and innovation so that water is available for all, everywhere and always.
Launch of Reflections on Managing Water by Shri Jairam Ramesh, with editors Dr. Indira Khurana and Mr. Ranjit Barthakur