SaciWATERs, the South Asia Consortium for Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies, is a policy research institute based in Hyderabad, India. From its inception in 2001, it has focused on critical issues related to water resources management in south Asia. A key endeavour at SaciWATERs has been to enhance the dominant water resources management paradigm in the region with a consideration of all issues using a pro-poor human development approach. The emphasis is on the accumulation of new knowledge through a combination of research, capacity building, and advocacy. Accordingly, it partners with universities and academic institutions from across global north and south to fundamentally reshape water resources knowledge systems in south Asia.
Shreya Chakraborty was invited to speak on a panel on the "Impact of Climate Change on Women" by the British Deputy High Commission on the 6th March 2020 at Taj Deccan, Hyderabad.
National consultation on "sustainable urban water management systems" in New Delhi on November 25 - 27, 2019. Shreya presented a comparative analysis of periurban water management in Pune, Hyderabad, and Kolkata.
Churamoni Saikia participated in a consultation meet of civil society organisations on drinking water safety and security hosted by WaterAid, Bihar on 17th September, 2019
City Level Federation and Meetings of Basthi Vikas Manch at Hotel Aamantran, Musheerabad, Hyderabad on 28th August, 2019
Capacity Building to Sanitary and Solid Waste Management Workers at Tallabasthi, Musheerabad, Hyderabad on 13th June, 2019