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Will Conflicts Over Water Scarcity Shape South Asia's Future?

        The entire article below has been reproduced from CSIS bulletin of March 22, 2012 Wadhwani Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies CSIS | Center for Strategic & International Studies 1800 K Street NW,Washington,DC20006 Today is World Water Day, which is designated by the United Nations to spotlight both the water crisis facing […]

By Madhusree Chatterjee, IANS, New Delhi : Water, water everywhere, but not a drop to drink… A cluster of striking images by leading South Asian documentary photographer Munem Wasif turns the spotlight on the water tragedy brewing in Bangladesh. An estimate by Veolia Water, an international water provider, says a staggering 60 percent of the […]

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By: Helemul Alam With the summer approaching, the water crisis in some neighbourhoods of the capital has taken a turn for the worse. Residents of Shekhertek, Kazipara, Islampur, Farmgate, Tejkunipara, Nodda, Badda, Karwan Bazar and even such affluent areas as Gulshan have been going through untold sufferings. Humayun Kabir, a resident of Gulshan, said, “The […]

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