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Dr. Partha J. Das

Dr. Partha J. Das is an environmental researcher of Aaranyak, a Guwahati based nongovernment organisation and heads its ‘Water, Climate and Hazard Programme’. He did his M.Phil and Ph. D. in Environmental Science from Gauhati University specializing on water resources, climatology and hydrology. He has carried out research projects on climate variability in northeast India, environmental impacts of large river dams in northeast India, wetland based livelihoods, climate change adaptation, water governance, access to justice and information in water related issues, and community based forest and wildlife conservation. He has published several research papers, abstracts, reports and articles on these subjects. He has also delivered invited talks and seminar presentations extensively on water issues, climate change and disaster risk reduction. He works closely with communities and local civil society organisations on these issues. Presently he is working on documentation of climate change adaptation practices, governance of flood adaptation, community based flash flood risk management, and satellite based rainfall and flow estimation in the Brahmaputra Basin in northeast India in collaboration with the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD, Kathmandu). He believes in utilising the information and knowledgebase derived through research for advocacy for conflict resolution, community empowerment and water security for the people.