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India water impact summit 2018
India water impact summit 2018 was jointly organized by the national mission for clean ganga (NMCG) and the centre for ganga river basin management and studies recently in new Delhi.
It is a n annual event stakeholders get together to discuss, debate and develop model solutions for some of the biggest water related problems in the country.
The discussions this year was on the rejuvenation of the ganga river basin.
The summit introduced the inaugural ganga financing forum that will bring together financial institutions and investors interested in namami gange programme.
National mission for clean ganga(NMCG)
NMCG wasa registered as a society in 2011 under the societies registration act,1860.
It acted as an implementation arm of national ganga river basin authority (NGRBA) which was constituted under the provisions of the environment (protection ), act( EPA),1986.
NGRBA was dissolved in October 2016, consequent to constitution of national council for rejuvenation, protection and management of river ganga (referred as national ganga council).
The act envisages five tier structure at national ,state and district level to take measures for prevention, control and abatement of environmental pollution in river ganga.
National ganga council under the chairmanship of prime minister of India.
Empowered task force (ETF) on river ganga under the chairmanship of union minister water resources ,river development and ganga rejuvenation.
National mission for clean ganga (NMCG).
State ganga committees
District ganga committees in every specified district abutting river ganga and its tributaries in the sattes.namami gange
It is an integrated conservation mission which was approved as flagship program me by the union government in June 2014 to accomplish the twin objectives of effective abatement of pollution conservation and rejuvenation of national river ganga.