The Tenth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thu Nov 14, Fri Nov 15, Sat Nov 16, Sun Nov 17 2019

Panel Discussions
Book Launches

NCPA (South Mumbai)
St. Pauls Institute (Bandra)
Prithvi Theatre (Juhu)

  • Friday, 15th Nov
  • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Godrej Theatre - NCPA

Are we worrying enough about water, one of the three essentials for human life? Water scarcity affects over a billion people across all continents. The many causes of water shortage include deforestation, unsustainable uptake of freshwater and poor water management and distribution. India’s river wars pop up between states and across the country’s borders. Some prognosticators say that full-blown wars may one day be fought over water. What can be done – immediately and over time, by individuals and nations – to conserve and replenish this most indispensable resource?

Panelists : Devinder Sharma, Frédérick Lavoie, Parameswaram Iyer

Chair : Bijal Vachharajani


  • Devinder Sharma

  • Frédérick Lavoie

  • Parameswaran Iyer

  • Bijal Vachharajani