Book published on International Water Law and Bilateral Cooperation

Activities Year: 

A book entitled "International Watercourses Law and a Perspective on Nepal-India Cooperation" by Mr. Surya Nath Upadhyay, Secretary General, GWP Nepal/JVS was launched amidst more than 120 participants including water experts and journalists of Nepal on 15 January, 2013. Dr. Prakash Chandra Lohani, former Finance and Foreign Minister was the chief guest. Hon'ble Minister and  Mr. Yuvraj Sangroula, former Attorney General, made extensive comments on the book. Mr. Surya Nath Upadhyay put some light over Author's perspective on the book. The book was published and distributed by Ekta Books Distributors Pvt. Ltd., Nepal.

GWP Nepal/JVS organized aRound Table Discussion on the book   on 24 February 2013 at Alpha Beta Complex, New Baneshwor, Kathmandu. The Program was participated by various political leaders, water experts, students and journalists. It was an occasion to discuss Nepal-India Cooperation on Water Resources and its Challenges. The participants showed their regards to the organizer and said that the discourses on such matters should be held at times that facilitate both knowledge sharing and learning. The discussants and commentators agreed that the book has been first of its kind and for the water experts, political leaders and knowledge seekers it has proven to be   a milestone.