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India’s mega water management challenge

2018-09-21T14:49:19+00:00September 12th, 2018|2017/2018, UK Edition – September 2018|

Against the backdrop of the devastating floods in Kerala, an expert weighs up the manifold threats faced by the country in the field of water management – from water scarcity to flooding. Water management will be one of the greatest threats to India meeting its economic potential. The threats are manifold. Both quality and quantity are challenges. Pollution is widespread, providing significant threats to health and in turn economics. Around 70 per cent of India’s water is thought to be [...]