Item description for Springs of Life: India's Water Resources by Ganesh Pangare...
This exhaustive account of water in India documents the natural beauty of the country's bodies of water, the ways in which communities live and interact with water (particularly in turbulent ecosystems), the resilience of people living in water-stressed regions, and common sense solutions to local water problems. Detailing the past, present, and future of India's water resources, this unique book combines thorough research with a coffee-table style presentation with photographs that document the authors' extensive travels across the country.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.1" Width: 8.66" Height: 0.94" Weight: 3.04 lbs.
Release Date Apr 28, 2006
Publisher Academic Foundation
ISBN 817188489X ISBN13 9788171884896
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More About Ganesh Pangare
<div><b>Vasudha Pangare</b> is a board member of the World Water Institute and the director of Oikos, a multidisciplinary consulting firm which specializes in the fields of rural development and natural resource management. She is also the editor of <i>Water Perspectives</i> and a former member of the Steering Committee of Gender and Water Alliance. <b>Ganesh Pangare</b> is a water management expert for the World Water Institute. He is a fellow of the Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) International Program and the Ashoka Innovators for the Public Program, as well as a member of the National Civil Society Committee on Interlinking of Rivers in India and an advisor to the Water Portfolio of Acumen Fund. <b>Viraj Shah </b>works at the World Water Institute. <b>B. R. Neupane</b> is the regional program specialist for Water Resources and Hydrology for South and Central Asia and works with the regional office of the United National Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). <b>P. Somasekhar Rao</b> is a rural development specialist and a national professional officer of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations.</div>