5th Workshop on Blueprint for Water Accounting in India

5th Workshop on Blueprint for Water Accounting in India

10:00 am – 10:10 am                   Introduction and Welcome

  • Dr. Amarjit Singh, Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation

10:10 am – 10:15 am                    Water Accounting Blueprint Engagement: Status of Engagement  

  • Bastiaan Mohrmann, Co-Lead, Asia and Middle East, 2030 Water Resources Group

10:15 am – 10:20 am                    India-EU Water Partnership: Progress Update

  • Henriette Faergemann, Counselor, Environment, Energy and Climate Change, EU Delegation India

10:20 am – 10:45 am                    Water Efficiency Task Force: Update on Water Accounting Trainings & Next Steps

  • Yogesh Paithankar, Director, Remote Sensing, Central Water Commission (CWC)

10:45 am – 11:30 am                    Cost Recovery and Blended Finance Task Force: Concept Presentation and West Bengal Experience

  • Guido Schmidt, EU Water Expert (on behalf of IEWP and OECD)
  • IJsbrand De Jong, Lead Irrigation Specialist, World Bank

11:30 am – 11:45 am                   Water Quality Task Force: Update

  • D.P. Mathuria, Executive Director (Technical), NMCG

11:45 am – 12:25 pm                    Moderated Discussion

  • Formation of Advisory Group to guide Water Accounting Trainings
  • State-level participation in task forces

12:25 pm – 12:30 pm                  Summary of Discussion and Closing Remarks

  • Dr. Amarjit Singh, Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation

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Event Information

Date of event: 

Monday, November 6, 2017

Other event information: 

Event includes lunch
Event includes dinner