Scarcity, Abundance & The Human Dimension: Analyzing urban-rural water conflict in India
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National governance reform is the central challenge within the Indian water sector. However, national initiatives on legal reform underestimate the challenges of place-specific water issues in the Indian context. This webinar presents case studies on rural-urban transfers of water in large metropolitan centers, highlighting the importance of governance reform and the centrality of politics in the re-allocation of water from agricultural to urban-industrial use.
Guest Speaker: Bharat Punjabi, Research Fellow, Global Cities Insitute & Lecturer, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy