Center for Advance Water Technology & Management, Manav Rachna International Institute of Research and Studies is organizing a five-day Eco Consult Meet at Manav Rachna campus from May 20 to May 24, 2019 under NCSTC Supported and DST Catalyzed project “Communicating Science through Model Water & Eco Health Clinic for Quality of Life.”
The event was inaugurated in the august presence of Dr D K Chadha, Chair Professor and Chairman of CAWTM; Dr. N C Wadhwa, Director General, Manav Rachna Educational Institutions; Dr M K Soni, Pro Vice, MRIIRS and faculty members.
Dr D K Chadha, urged the audience to spread awareness about the importance of water and the need of rain water harvesting for the optimum utilization of natural resources available to mankind.
Dr N C Wadhwa emphasized on the need to conserve water today, so that the future generations might be able to have access to clean drinking water.
The project envisages instituting replicable Model Water & Eco Health Clinics so that science communication can be established with targeted groups of community i.e. students, for improving their overall quality of life by reducing the water related health risk through scientific interventions and IEC.
The project wants to educate the students about the water literacy, water quality improvement, sanitation, hygiene conditions through intervention of technology, and the eco health improvement by demand side and supply side water management. The project also envisages developing sustainable local leadership through talent hunt to take forward the science communication within the society.