Big Gulp

A massive Indian irrigation project is indicative of the costs and rewards of a global obsession with water resources. Closely held MEIL is awash with business. Megha Bahree FORBES | December 14, 2009 In the remote hills of the southern … Read More

Awards Aboud at the Water Week

October 15, 2006
The Stockholm Water Prize was presented by H.R.H. Crown Princess Victoria to Professor Asit K. Biswas during a ceremony at the Stockholm City Hall on Thursday, August 24, for his outstanding and multi-faceted contributions to global water resource issues, including research, education and awareness, water management, human and international relations in both developed and developing countries.… Read More

World Water Week Daily

August 22, 2006
An exciting and impassioned Opening Session took place on Monday. H.R.H. The Prince of Orange, Stockholm Water Prize Laureate Asit Biswas and Swedish Minister for International Development Carin Jämtin welcomed, challenged and inspired the more than 1,000 audience members.… Read More

Challenges the Global Status Quo on Water

May 10, 2006
Professor Asit K. Biswas, a tireless water proponent who constantly challenges the “status quo” and who helped foster a critical re-think among United Nations agencies, national governments, profes­sional associations and others about how to improve delivery of water and sanita­tion services and management of our water resources, is the 2006 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate.… Read More