Neha Khandekar

Research consultant

A socio-hydrologist, currently part of one of the CARIAA supported consortia - HIAWARE. Researching in Upper Ganga basin, Uttarakhand, Northern Himalayan region for over 4 yers now. Having worked on hydropower development, environmental flows, and rural water supply and water related livelihoods. Working currently with a team on building knowledge base on vulnerability and adaptation of farm based, tourism, fishing, pastoral livelihoods of people living in mountain and plain in the Upper Ganga basin, Uttarakhand through a socio - economically disaggregated analysis and gendered lens.

hi-aware studysites - climate adaptation.

Himalayan Adaptation, Water and Resilience (HI-AWARE) Research on Glacier and Snowpack Dependent River Basins for Improving Livelihoods

Implemented in the mountains and flood plains of the Indus, Ganges, and Brahmaputra river basins from 2014 to 2018, the HI-AWARE project addressed numerous knowledge gaps and influenced pol

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Himalayan Adaptation, Water and Resilience (HI-AWARE)

HI-AWARE conducts research and pilot interventions, capacity building and policy engagement on climate resilience and adaptation in the Indus, Ganges, and Brahmaputra river basins.

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