SaciWATERs South Asia Cap-Net Network (SCAN) for the first in the series of workshops on ‘Negotiated Approach in Integrated Groundwater Management’ plans to organize a workshop on 7th October, 2015 in Kolkata, India and 10th October in Khulna Bangladesh.
The workshop is part of the project titled ‘Shifting Grounds: Institutional transformation, enhancing knowledge and capacity to manage groundwater security in peri-urban Gangetic delta systems’ funded by Netherlands Organization for scientific research (NWO), under Urbanising Delta of the World-Integrated Project call. Jagrata Juba Shangha (JJS), a local NGO based in Khulna and a partner of
the project consortium, will host the project. The workshop aims to address the participants on the pressing issues in effective groundwater management and how diverse stakeholders with different knowledge, access, right and bargaining power are able to negotiate among each other. The output from the workshop series will feed into developing basic module on Negotiated Approach. For more information please contact Dr. Aditya Bastola.