Rights and Restoration: River Retrieval Movement in India
Guardians of the River: An Online Course Talk with Rajendra Singh
In this session, Nicolas Salazar Sutil talks to Goldman Prize winner and world-renowned environmentalist Rajendra Singh, the waterman of India, about the rights of rivers and the ways in which river guardian communities can work together to achieve river restoration and resilience. We will be drawing on Rajendra’s extensive experience as river guardian in Tamil Nadu and throughout India.
This event is part of the Guardians of the River online course, offered by Advaya and Guardians Worldwide.
Guardians of the River: An Online Course
Rajendra Singh #
Rajendra Singh is an Indian water conservationist and environmentalist from Alwar district, Rajasthan in India. Also known as “waterman of India”, he runs an NGO called ‘Tarun Bharat Sangh’ (TBS), which was founded in 1975.