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Call for Posters: Symposium on Water Supply Strategy for Guwahati

A roundtable brainstorming symposium on “Development of new water supply strategy for Guwahati in relation to the Brahmaputra watershed management under the regime of climate change: A science and policy communication” will be held on 30 March 2017. This symposium is part of a series of activities planned under Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) funded Project CRRP2016-06MY-Kumar in collaboration with Japan and Sri Lanka.

A parallel poster session will be organised with a competition for three “Best Poster” awards. Posters under any of the following categories are accepted:

  • Protecting freshwater and agricultural ecosystems and public health (Northeast Indian Scenario)
  • Water Resilience: Vulnerability and Response
  • Data science and engineering for water system
  • Innovation in operational water management
  • River watershed management under the preview of urbanisation, population growth and climate change
  • Engaging stakeholders and future leaders through science literacy and citizen science
  • Transforming water policy and groundwater governance to develop sustainable and equitable water management practices

Date and venue: 30 March 2017, Department of Environmental Science, Tezpur University, Assam, India

Deadline for abstract submission: 25 March 2017

For more information, please refer to the event pamphlet: APN Symposium Poster Pamphlet TU

Contact: Dr. Manish Kumar, or +91-80-1133-9296