TENTH ANNUAL GLOBAL WATER ALLIANCE CONFERENCE
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, SHIBPUR
The Global Water Alliance is a
non-profit organization based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
"Role of Locals
in Implementing Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Sustainable Development
Lincoln Hall, American Center |Kolkata,
India | January 4-7, 2017 (Site visits January 5-6)
Abstracts are sought for oral
presentations dealing with technical, sociological, institutional, financial,
educational, and local aspects of WASH implementation to achieve UN SDG 2030
goals. Abstract topics should conform with any one of the following topics of
various panels of the conference:
Panel A: Roles of Locals, Governments, NGOs, Industries
& Beneficiaries for Sustainable WASH programs
Panel B: WASH Case Studies (Urban, Rural, Community based,
Schools) – Lessons learned, possibility of replication, good practices,
negotiation processes, etc.
Panel C: Institutional Requirement for Sustainable WASH
Panel D: Role of Gender Participation, and Empowerment of
Women for Successful WASH Projects
Panel E: Beneficiaries/Stakeholders Speak, Experts Listen
Panel F: Monitoring for Sustainability and Impacts on
Community – who will monitor community initiatives, role of government, role of
funding agencies, real time and proxy indicators for monitoring
submissions are due by September 30, 2016.
will be informed of acceptance by October 31, 2016.
Within 500 words in MS Word or PDF
Include succinct but descriptive title of the presentations,
as well as name, affiliation, and contact information (e-mail and telephone
numbers) of the authors
Must include a brief description of the actual project,
research, intervention, program or innovation. The abstract should also discuss
significant results of the efforts, conclusions, or recommendations drawn.
Abstracts can be sent via e-mail to the selection committee