Dr. Partha J Das
Head "Water, Climate & Hazard Division -AARANYAK (A Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation of India)
The Water Climate and Hazard Programme (WATCH) of AARANYAK has launched in the year 2001 and till its activities have baan carried out by the Water Resources EIA divisional of AARNAYAK. Its major tasks are:- 1. Integrated water resources management (IWRM) approach to sustainable development in north east india. 2. Assessment of hazard, vulnerability and risk and development of an environmental andhuman security strategy. 3. Global Climate Change and its Implications for Northeast India- Scenarios, concerns & opportunities. 4. Imperatives of Clean Development Mechanism and Carbon Economy for Northeast India in the global climate change context.