• Submitted by: Indian Astrobiology Research Centre (IARC)
  • Topic: Water and sanitation
  • Keywords: Water,Sustainable Development,Education,India,IYWC
  • Location: Mumbai, India
  • Date of completion: 28 Feb 2014
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In Support of Rio+20 Future We Want
This initiative is in support of paragraph 119 of the Rio+20 outcome document, the Future We Want
Deliverables & Resources
IYWC India Program: Water Cooperation & Sustainable Development
Description/achievement of initiative

Water is a critical resource and its accessibility will define the Future We Want in India and the world. IYWC India Program as part of the decade long Rio India effort aims to inspire Indian citizens, especially students, into Water Cooperation related actions through education programs and workshops.

Implementation methodologies

IYWC India coordinators will spread the message of Water Cooperation & Sustainable Development and encourage participation in the program. They will act as facilitators of the message of Water & SD between IARC and the participants. They will conduct workshops if need be and encourage action.

Deliverable Date
To bring about Rain-Water Harvesting in at least 100 institutes / communities 2013
To get 100,000 particpants invovled in Wate Cooperation & SD program 2014
Type Details
Financing (in USD) $5,000
Staff / Technical expertise 2 Part Time Resources (academics), 2 Full time Resources (admin)
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