Skip to contentSkip to navigation

International Conference on “Community Based Water-Resource Management in Guwahati

An International Conference on “Community Based Water-Resource Management in Northeast India: Lessons from a Global Context” [WATERCON-2011], will be held on January 28-30, 2011 in Guwahati. The event is organized jointly by South Asia Development Gateway and PFI Foundation, an International NGO with assistance from the Ministry of Water Resources, Government of India. For details please visit www.pfifound.org/watercon.

The purpose of the meeting is to discuss strategies of water resources management, structural and non-structural measures with emphasis on a watershed based regional plan. It will be a multi-stakeholder platform to discuss some of the issues and challenges of community based water resource management in the region and the lessons learnt from various experiences and research studies on water accessibility and integration of the economic roles of user communities into water-resource planning. This Conference will examine international, regional and national ‘best practices’ towards achieving the sustainable development agenda on the water front.

Interested participants - teachers, professionals, researchers, students, civil society delegates - may register online and send their abstract to the Conference Secretariat at waterpfi@gmail.com.

Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to editor@assamtimes.org

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

More Stories

Gaurav and Dipankar bring glory to Tangla

30 May 2017 - 3:46pm | AT Staff Reporter
Two students of National Pioneer College of Tangla have won ranks in the recently declared HS Class XII (Com) final examination today.Gaurav Patowari son of Sushil Patowari and Lalita Patowari has...

Journalism workshop in Kokrajhar

22 Aug 2019 - 8:47pm | AT Kokrajhar Bureau
KOKRAJHAR: Sangbadik Parishad, Assam of Kokrajhar district unit has decided to organise an workshop on journalism and a medical camp in October in Kokrajhar district. An executive meeting of the...

Train dacoity on Jogighopa-Kamakhya route in Goalpara District

12 Jul 2011 - 3:59am | Hamidul Gani
Several passengers were injured and jewellery and cash worth several thousand rupees was looted in a train dacoity held in the general compartment of Guwahati bound Jhajha Express between Dudhnoi...