Vinay Harswal, WRM Specialist -
Working as WRM Specialist in Water For People India Trust a non-profit which aims to create and develop sustainable solutions to Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector. I have joined the organization in October 2017 to manage, support and facilitate the integrated water supply, in communities and public institutions through community engagement and partners of Water For People India in alignment with Water For People Global and India Country Strategic Plans and Goals for the realization of sustainable water and sanitation services in the communities. I am graduate in Civil and Water Management Engineering and has total working experience of 19 years in multiple organizations. Over the tenure of my professional career, I have worked as a Technical Expert for implementation and planning of water supply schemes in rural areas for the most marginalized communities and as an Engineer in Municipal council.
Water for people supports community-based water management as it is one of key strategies for analyzing, planning, and managing water resources in an equitable and sustainable way.
A watershed is not simply the hydrological unit but also socio-political-ecological entity which plays crucial role in determining food, social, and economic security.