Indo-European Water Partnership business meeting
07/03/2016 (09:30 › 13:30)
videoconference connection to involve EU-based businesses
The meeting will be attended by Shri Shashi Shekhar, Indian Secretary of the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation and the EU’s Ambassador to India Tomasz Kozlowski.
The meeting will examine a number of key water challenges for which the Government of India is seeking solutions. These include:
Industrial Effluents – in particular for Tanneries, Pulp and Paper, Distilleries and Textiles sectors
Water Quality Monitoring (WQM) for Industrial effluent monitoring (on discharge) and River Health (Over 113 WQM sites are to be established along the river Ganga)
Geographical Information System (GIS) based Ganga river basin mapping