The World Bank Project Implementation Support Mission met Sri. PJ Joseph, Hon. Minister for Water Resources, Kerala
Tvpm, 10th Oct: The World Bank Project Implementation Support Mission met Sri. PJ Joseph,Hon. Minister for Water Resources, Kerala to discuss the project evaluation. Team Leader Sri. Abdu Muwonge explained the findings to the Minister, and Sri. James Varghese, IAS, Principal Secretary LSGD, Sri T Bhaskaran IAS, Executive Director , KRWSA shared their views on various findings. All mission members and key functionaries of KRWSA attended the meeting. The evaluation of the small water supply schemes was done with Kerala Water Authority on previous day featured Sri. Ashok Kumar Singh, IAS and officials of KWA. Parallel meetings with various departments are also over. The mission concludes on 11th October.
World Bank Implementation Support Mission reached Thiruvananthapuram
Tvpm, 7th Oct: The World Bank Implementation Support Mission reached Jalanidhi project management unit Thiruvananthapuram, today. The mission is on from 2nd October upto 11th. The team reached various destinations and had several field interactions and inspections at the project districts. Their findings from the field and project progress will be discussed in the following meetings. Jalanidhi Executive Director Sri. T Bhaskaran,IAS, other Directors , Regional Project Directors and key officials of the project attends the meetings.
The World Bank Implementation Support Mission reached Kerala
Tvpm,5th Oct: The World Bank Implementation Support Mission reached Kerala to review the project progress, overall. The team reached various destinations on 2nd October, and the mission lasts upto 11th.The visit will have field visits, meetings and review. The team consists Sri.G.V.Abhyankar, Sr.WATSAN Specialist ( Institutional Dev/ Operations), Sri.R.R.Mohan, Co-TTL,WB( Social Dev/HRD/TDP/M&E), Dr.Susheel Samuel, (Sanitation Specialist ) Sri.Abdu Muwonge TTL,WBM Dr.D.M.Mohan, (Engineering), Sri. Joseph Shine (Procurement ), Mr.Parimal Sadaphal (Environment ). Jalanidhi Executive Director Sri. T Bhaskaran,IAS other Directors and Regional Project Directors co-guide the team.
DEWATS Training conducted at Bangaluru
Bangaluru, 23rd Sep: The Consortium for DEWATS Dissemination (CDD) Society, in collaboration with the Rajiv Gandhi Rural Housing Corporation Limited (RGRHCL) and Kerala Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (KRWSA) under the project Jalanidhi jointly conducted a training programme on design and implementation of Decentralised Wastewater Treatment Systems(DEWATSTM) for Engineers at the Center for Advanced Sanitation Solutions (CASS) in Kengeri, Bangalore from 23rd – 25th September 2013
The objective of the training programme was to provide participants with technical and practical knowledge on design and implementation of DEWATS. The training provides participants with analytical tools, adequate information and skills on how to select, plan, finance and implement the appropriate DEWATSTM modules for wastewater treatment.
The three day training programme commenced with welcome note by Roopa Bernardiner, Capacity Building Unit followed by the Training introduction session by Ms. Susmita Sinha, Director - Knowledge Management, R&D & Training, CDD Society.
Report: cdd society & media@krwsa
Comprehensive Induction Training Programme for new recruits started
Tvpm, 25th Sep: The Comprehensive Induction Training Programme for new recruits started at Kerala State Nirmithi Kendra today. The new project commissioners appointed for the batch – II gramapanchayaths, will get comprehensive training in project implementation. Sri. T Bhaskaran IAS, Executive Director, KRWSA inaugurated the training. Sri. S Sreevalsan, Director Finance & Administration, Sri. K Mohan, Director Technical,Sri. Premlal M , Director HRD, and KRWSA staff attended . Prof. Prakash Ramakrishnan initiated the sessions.