Balancing Ecology and Economy: In light of Water Governance in India

Date:   Thu Oct 15, 2020 - Thu Oct 15, 2020











Water security is an integral and core component for economic development. In recent times, focus on areas such as agriculture and health, and a call for greater economic activities proposed under ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ has made this even more crucial. This conversation, on the topic of “Balancing Ecology and Economy”, would dwell on the policy space and the way forward for economic development and maintaining ecological integrity with reference to water governance in India.


Welcome Address: Sabyasachi Dutta, Executive Director, Asian Confluence


  • Aparna Sawhney, Professor, Centre for International Trade and Development School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University
  • Dr. Nandan Nawn, Associate Professor, Department of Policy Studies, TERI School of Advanced Studies 

Closing Remarks: MrVolker Lennart Plän, Country Head, Hanns Seidel Foundation

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