Alliance for a Secular and Democratic South Asia

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The  Alliance  for a Secular and Democratic South Asia
and Boston-Chhalphal (Nepal)
 
   invites you to a screening with the director and producer Andrew Majewski of  
 
 
The Color of Water

 
 
*The facts about Nepalís Himalayan water resources, and the case against big dams*
 
 
Produced by Andrew Majewski, an independent documentary producer, in partnership with Nepali film maker Gopal Koirala
 
Saturday, June 16, 2012
4:00pm-6:00pm
4-231 MIT
 
This documentary examines the plans to build big dams in  Nepal  to export hydro-electricity to India It finds that the hidden long term cost is potentially disastrous for both countries.  The 45 minute screening will be followed by a discussion on greater regional cooperation for water management throughout South Asia, including the recently revived River Linking Project by  India .
 
Sponsors:  Alliance  for a Secular and Democratic South Asia 
and Boston-Chhalphal ( Nepal )