MoU between India and Israel

The Union Cabinet in its meeting chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Israel on National Campaign for Water Conservation in India. 

Highlights

  • This will benefit the country in conserving water for future generations.
  • The two countries shall work to enhance cooperation at the national, regional and international level to design, implement and monitor a professionally-designed National Water Conservation Campaign in India.

Benefits

The proposed MoU will help India and Israel to cooperate in water conservation. It would –

  • Put water conservation on the national agenda in India.
  • Encourage every citizen to save water in everyday life.
  • Generating awareness about water.
  • Promoting Re-use, Recharge and Recycling of water.
  • Development of digital tools such as websites, mobile applications on the subject of water conservation.

Raj Malhotra IAS Study Group.