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10 May 2017

Arsenic Knowledge and Action Network’s Dissemination Workshop cum Partners’ Meet

Arsenic Knowledge and Action Network’s Dissemination Workshop cum Partners’ Meet, 8th-9th May, 2017 was held at Patna Women’s College, Patna. Reports Workshop report          Summary of the workshop report   Press release IndiaWaterPortal Hindi          Dainik Bhaskar (10 May, 2017)   Hindustan Times (11 May, 2017)



05 Mar 2017

Research Collaboration for addressing arsenic contamination

SaciWATERs in association with Delft University of Technology, Both ENDs and local NGO partner viz The Researcher is working in a project titled “Shifting grounds: Institutional transformation, enhancing knowledge and capacity to manage groundwater security in peri-urban Ganges delta systems’. The project focuses on groundwater quality and use/abuse in peri-urban deltaic track of Kolkata. Focusing on two most arsenic affected districts of North and South...

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05 Mar 2017

Capacity building workshop

Arsenic Knowledge and Action Network supported two individuals from Kolkata and Assam for their participation in a Capacity building Workshop held from 1st- 4th March 2017 on household level water treatment technologies. The four day workshop and training program was jointly organised by CAWST and the Sehgal Foundation at Samastipur, Bihar. It was participatory by nature and the participants were drawn into the program through...

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30 Nov 2016

Conclave on Aquifer Mapping and Ground Water Management , Ministry of Water Resources and CGWB, New Delhi

Arsenic Knowledge and Action Network was invited to attend Bhujal Manthan 2016 – a Conclave on Aquifer Mapping and Ground Water Management organised by Ministry of Water Resources (MoWR) and Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) at New Delhi. The proceedings of the conclave includes a working paper on Network approach to the wicked problems of water quality by Arsenic Knowledge and Action Network


Arsenic Knowledge and Action Network, Bihar meeting for pilot intervention in arsenic affected regions
27 Jul 2016

Arsenic Knowledge and Action Network, Bihar meeting for pilot intervention in arsenic affected regions

The Arsenic Knowledge and Action network in Bihar comprising of Mahavir Cancer Sansthan and Research Centre, AN College, UNICEF, Megh Pyne Abhiyan, Nalanda University, Samta, Water Action Bihar etc. met at Mahavir Cancer Sansthan and Research Centre, Patna on 27 th July 2016. It was also attended by media persons from different local print and electronic media. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss...

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Safe Water and Fluoride Learning Workshop
23 Jun 2016

Safe Water and Fluoride Learning Workshop

Manish Maskara from the Arsenic Knowledge and Action Network attended ‘Safe Water and Fluoride Learning Workshop’ organized during 23rd -24th June 2016 by Fluoride Knowledge and Action Network in association with INREM Foundation, Anand. The workshop was held at Institute of Rural Management, Anand to understand and learn about issue of safe water with regards to fluoride and its mitigation.


Workshop on Communication and Capacity Building for Drinking Water Safety in Assam
14 Jun 2016

Workshop on Communication and Capacity Building for Drinking Water Safety in Assam

A “Workshop on Communication and Capacity Building for Drinking Water Safety in Assam” was actualized on 14th and 15th of June, 2016 at WSSO, PHED, Guwahati in collaboration with UNICEF and Government of Assam. The workshop addressed communication problems related to water quality issues and initiated a process of building and testing communication strategy to enable water safety though a collaborative process. The workshop was...

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