WSSCC’s membership continues to grow, and the latest milestone occurred 10 September 2009 when Aroopjyoti Tripathy became our 3,000th member.
Aroopjyoti is a masters student in the Ecological Sciences and Engineering Programme at Purdue University in the United States. A trained biotechnologist, he earned his engineering degree in biotechnology from the Vellore Institute of Technology, India. Aroopjyoti was born and raised up in India and joined WSSCC to further his “keen interest in working for the cause of water supply and sanitation.” Currently, he is researching integrated water resource management for developing economies and the use of traditional practices for sustainable natural resources use and management. In his spare time, he enjoys taking part in theological discussions, listening to classical music, travelling and photography.
Welcome to WSSCC, Arropjyoti Tripathy!
(The article below was originally published with support from WSSCC by the International Institute for Sustainable Development, here) Presented by Water Supply and Sanitation Collaboration Council (WSSCC), State of Qatar (Qatar Fund for Development), Global Citizen, and Education Cannot Wait, this side event focused on sanitation as a key determinant of health and education. Panelists shared examples […]
(The article below was originally published with support from WSSCC by the International Institute for Sustainable Development, here) This side event convened to launch and discuss the findings of a global review on the effectiveness of national accountability mechanisms on progress towards the water and sanitation targets of SDG 6. The report is available online […]
On July 11, 2018 Simavi and WSSCC hosted a panel discussion during the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, about “Putting Menstrual Health on the 2030 Agenda.” This event was the 5th of a live webinar series related to menstrual health management and was attended by over 100 in person and online participants. The event […]
Mr. Ali Abdulla Al Dabbagh, Deputy Director General for Planning at the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), and Mr. Rolf Luyendijk, Executive Director of the UN-hosted Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC), will speak to policy- and decision-makers in New York on Thursday, 12 July 2018, about the high returns that sanitation and hygiene […]