Seminar 2011

Post seminar document on – Drinking Water and Sanitation Security – Arguments, Processes and Technologies in Establishing Alternative and Sustainable Drinking Water and Sanitation Security in the Flood Prone Areas of North Bihar, India

Drinking Water and Sanitation Security in Flood Prone Areas of North Bihar

(Errata – The cover photograph is by Ms Luisa Cortesi)

MPA-ACWADAM Seminar Schedule (30 Nov & 1 Dec 2011)

Presentation of resource individuals

INAUGURAL SESSION –  Setting tone for the seminar 

NORTH BIHAR- CONCERNS & ACTIONS – EKLAVYA PRASAD

INTRODUCTION – HIMANSHU KULKARNI

FACILITATING ALTERNATIVE WATSAN PRACTICES IN NORTH BIHAR – RAHUL BAKARE

SUSTAINABLE SANITATION – CECILIA RUBEN

SESSION 1  –   Need for alternative and sustainable framework for drinking water and sanitation securit

STATE OF BIHAR’s DEVELOPMENT ENVIRONMENT – EKLAVYA PRASAD

HYDROGEOLOGICAL KNOWLEDGE SYSTEMS – BACKSTOPPING WSS ALTERNATIVES IN NORTH BIHAR – HIMANSHU KULKARNI

SUSTAINABLE WATER AND SANITATION IN FLOOD AFFECTED AREAS – S VISHWANATH

SESSION 3 – Understanding groundwater in North Bihar alluvial flood plains 

ARSENIC PROBLEM IN NORTH BIHAR -SUDARSHAN SAHU

GROUNDWATER PROFILING OF TWENTY TWO MPA CAMPAIGN PANCHAYATS IN FIVE DISTRICTS OF NORTH BIHAR – SIDDHARTH PATIL

INTEGRATED APPROACH FOR ARSENIC MITIGATION – K VIJAYALAKSHMI

APPROPRIATE ARSENIC MITIGATION STRATEGIES FOR RURAL BIHAR – ASHOK GOSH

SESSION 4 – Innovative practices appropriate for the alluvial flood plains of north Bihar 

ALTERNATIVE SANITATION IN EMERGENCY SITUATION – CAMILLA WIRSEEN

ALTERNATIVE SANITATION PRACTICES – CAROL STEINFELD

SANITATION INITIATIVES BY PHED IN ALLUVIAL FLOOD PLAINS OF BIHAR – D P SINGH

WASH RESPONSE IN EMERGENCY – POTENTIAL AND CHALLENGES – BANKU BIHARI SARKAR

KNOWLEDGE AND WATER MANAGEMENT – NITYA JACOB

SESSION 5 – Exploring potential for linking alternative framework with existing centrally sponsored schemes

ALTERNATIVE WATSAN AND MGNREGA INITIATIVE IN KHAGARIA – PREM K VERMA

SYSTEM OF ROOT INTENSIFICATON IN NORTH BIHAR – ANIL VERMA

TSC – SCALING UP ALTERNATIVE PRACTICES – PRABHAKAR SINHA

GUIDELINES FOR HWTS – SAURABH CHABBRA