The Eleventh Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thu Nov 19, Fri Nov 20, Sat Nov 21, Sun Nov 22 2019

Conversations
Panel Discussions
Book Launches
Awards
Workshops

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

    India
  • Frédérick Lavoie

    Canada
  • Parameswaran Iyer

    India
  • Bijal Vachharajani

    India