National Water Mission (NWM) has initiated a seminar series ‘WATER TALK’ to promote dialogue and information sharing among participants on variety of water related topics. The aim of ‘WATER TALK’ is to stimulate awareness, build capacities of stakeholders and encourage people to become active participants to sustain life by saving water on earth. Sharing ideas among participants enhances knowledge, ensures consistent dissemination of information and builds capacities in better water management. The programme is intended to be platform to transfer knowledge, solve problems, brainstorm and promote teamwork among various participants. The WATER TALK programme will also provide an opportunity of ‘learning something new’ and ‘broadening our perspective through sharing of knowledge and experience.
NWM is organizing Sixth Water Talk on 23rd August, 2019 at 3:00 PM in Dr. Ambedkar Auditorium, Andhra Pradesh/Telangana Bhavan, 1-Ashoka Road, New Delhi-110001.
- Shri Umakant Umrao, IAS, Secretary, P&RD Dep, GoMP & CEO MPRRDA, Madhya Pradesh will deliver the Talk on the topic ‘The Dewas Initiative: An economically viable and environmentally sustainable water conservation Model.’ and
- Shri Popatrao Pawar, Sarpanch, Hiware Bazar, Maharashtra will deliver the Talk on the topic ‘Hiware Bazar – A Water Budgeting model’.
One hour of Water Talk by both the speakers will be followed by one hour discussions and Q&A session. Shri U.P. Singh, Secretary, DoWR, RD & GR, Ministry of Jal Shakti will grace the occasion and lead the panel discussion along with eminent water experts.
Given your rich experience and expertise in the water sector, we would like to invite you to join the Sixth ‘WATER TALK’ scheduled to be held on 23rd August, 2019 at 3:00 PMin Dr. Ambedkar Auditorium, Andhra Pradesh/Telangana Bhawan, New Delhi. Your presencewill facilitate learning for all during the panel discussions.
1. (Generally, Water-Talk happens on 3rd Friday, however, due to holidays on account of festival season, 6th Water-talk is being scheduled on 4th Friday i.e. 23rd August 2019.)
2. The venue of Sixth Water Talk, Dr. Ambedkar Auditorium is in Andhra Pradesh/Telangana Bhavan. The venue is different from Dr. Ambedkar International Centre at Janpath Road where Water Talks are usually held.3. The parking facility can be availed in AP/ Telangana Bhavan. The entrance for the parking is through Godavari Main Gate, Opposite Bahai House, AP/Telangana Bhavan.