Past Events / Conference on Water (13th August, 2019) - New Delhi

Conference on Water (13th August, 2019) - New Delhi


BHARAT NITI

in association with

Ministry of Jalshakti - Janajal - Bhaskar Foundation

 

CONFERENCE -

WATER SECURE - WATER SURPLUS INDIA

Shaping policy for Jalshakti

13th August, 2019

NMML Auditorium, Teen Murti Bhawan, New Delhi

 

Vision & Mission of Jalshakti

-        Lamp Lighting

-        Welcome & Introduction By: Sh. Sanjay Ganjoo, 

          CEO, Bhaskar Foundation

-        Address By: Sh. Parag Agarwal, CMD, Janajal

-        Address By: Dr. Shakti Sinha, Director, Nehru Memorial Museum & Library

-        Inaugural Address by: Sh. Gajendra Shekhawat, Hon’ble Minister for Jalshakti

-        Vote of Thanks: Sh. Sanjay Chaturvedi,

         National Coordination Committee, Bharat Niti&Sanyojak, DivyaPremSewa Mission

-        Keynote Address by: Sh. Muralidhar Rao, National General Secretary, BJP

 


SESSION 1


 

Theme

Jalshakti : Policy interventions and Institutional Framework

 Speakers

 1.    Sh. A. K. Bajaj, former Chairman Central Water Commission

2.    Sh. M. Gopalakrishnan, Former Secretary General International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage &               Former Member and Ex officio Additional Secretary to Government of India

3.    Sh. Bharat Sharma, International Water Management Institute

4.    Dr. A. K. Gosain, IIT Delhi

 Moderator: Sh. Sanjay Ganjoo CEO, Bhaskar Foundation

MODELS TO MITIGATE CHALLENGES OF JALSHAKTI

 Presentations on:

·        Restoration of Water Bodies

·        Rejuvenation of Rivers

·        Quality Improvement of Drinking Water

·        Usage & Reusage of water for households


SESSION 2


 

 Models based on Community participation

 1.    Sh. Popatrao Pawar, Hiware Bazar Model Village, Maharashtra

2.    Sh. Laxman Singh Laporiya, Chauka water harvesting model innovator, Rajasthan

3.    Sh. Krishna Gopal Vyas, Chairman Madhya Pradesh Ponds Revival Committee

4.    Sh. Mahesh Sharma, Padmashri winner & known as Gandhi of Jhabua

5.    Sh. Umakant Umrao, Convenor Bhagirath Krishak Abhiyaan, Dewas

6.    Sh. Pankaj Chaturvedi, Environment Journalist

7.    Sh. Akhilesh Yadav, Regional Manager ITC Social Investments

 Moderator: Sh. Sanjay Kashyap, Secretary, Arananya Paryavaran Sansthan


SESSION 3


 

 Technology oriented and Innovation driven models

 1.    Dr. Rajesh Biniwale, Principal Scientist NEERI

2.    Dr. Umar Saif, Director Himalayan Research Foundation

3.    Sh. Sajal Shrivastav, Water harvesting expert

4.    Sh. Raman Sharma,Senior Scientist CSIR - NEERI

5.    Smt. Kangkanika Neog, Research Analyst, Council for Energy, Environment and Water

6.    Sh. Manoj Jha, Manager, Gandhi Peace Foundation

 Moderator: Dr. Vivek Kumar, Professor, IIT Delhi


CONCLUDING SESSION


 

 Concluding Remarks: Sh. Kesar Singh,Editor, India Water Portal Hindi

 Chief Guest: Sh. Ratanlal Kataria, Hon. MoS Jalshakti, GoI

 Vote of Thanks: Sh. Bharat Bhushan, Member, National Coordination Committee, Bharat NITI

 

 


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