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September 18, 2017
NEW DELHI:  The Yamuna and Ganga are not to be considered living entities, said the Supreme Court today, setting aside an earlier verdict that…
September 6, 2017
Dear Jal Mitr, We are pleased to inform you that #IndiaWaterFoundation has been granted accreditation as an #observertotheGoverningBody of #UnitedNationsEnvironmentAssembly. Apart from being a morale…
September 1, 2017
Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan today said India is developing a blueprint for implementing its Nationally Determined Contributions on reducing…
March 22, 2017
Researchers Chart Energy Road Map For 139 Countries More than 70% of the countries in the world -including India, the…
February 2, 2017
There comes a warning from a new study published in the recent issue of Sciencejournal that If #climatechange continues to progress,…
Chairman's Message
The vast majority of public service operators in the world are in the public sector and 90 per cent of all major cities are served by such bodies. In other words, the largest pool of experience and expertise, and the great majority of examples of good practice and sound institutions, are to be found in existing public sector. Because they are public sector, however, they do not have any natural commercial incentive to provide international support. Their incentive stems from solidarity, not profit. Since 1990, however, the policies of international donors and development banks have focussed on the private companies and their incentives. The vast resources of the public sector have been overlooked, even blocked by pro-private policies.
Dr. Arvind Kumar
Chairman India Water Foundation