In the month of October, the festival travels to Ahmedabad for programmes focused on Sabarmati river. Programmes such as film screenings, discussions, workshops, eco-tours are the highlights of the five day festival which is scheduled from October 19th to 23rd, 2016.

Another highlight of the festival will be the Green Ambassador Award which will be conferred upon an environmental activist for his/her contribution to the conservation of the water bodies in the region. Announcement on the call for nominations will be published on the website in few months.

These programmes are organized in partnership with stakeholders such as government departments, educational institutions, NGOs, corporations, multi-lateral & bi-lateral organizations, media houses, etc.

Some of the issues that will be in focus during the festival are-

  • River water pollution
  • Chemical contamination of river water
  • Municipal water quality
  • Sabarmati revival

We invite you to partner for the 7th CMS VATAVARAN Brahmaputra River Festival which is scheduled to be held in Ahmedabad. Please contact Mr Sundeep C Srivastav (sundeep@cmsindia.org) for partnership related queries.