Amrita Viswa Vidyapeetham and Tel Aviv University offer a unique workshop on sustainable development solutions under the thematic area of water. This one-week immersive course on theories and practical approaches to sustainability, through creative, interactive and participatory learning. We are looking for individuals with a passion for learning and the drive to apply the newly acquired knowledge in their work and life.


Sessions from the workshop include:

  1. Regulatory and Legal Framework
  2. Water Regime and Water Rights in India: the role of Law (Constitution, Statutes and Courts)
  3. Quality of Water & Measures
  4. Interventions & Behaviour Change
  5. Economics and Policy
  6. Technological Solutions

These sessions will also include hands-on experiments, IoT development, serious game development and intervention design exercises. 

Venue: Amritapuri Campus

Dates: September 18-25, 2019

Learning Objectives

  • Participants in the workshop will gain scholarly and practice-based knowledge and applied skills in the analysis of several issue areas related to the workshop theme.
  • The current state of scholarly knowledge regarding sustainable development, and practitioner understanding regarding policies, doctrine and practices; Sharing experiences, networking and peer to peer collaboration
  • Identifying and reflecting upon vulnerable environments and groups that require specific solutions for their sustainable development.

Faculty Members

  • Prof Neta Ziv, Academic Director, Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University
  • Prof Tamar Ronen Rosenbaum, Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, Head of Renata Adler Memorial Research Center, Tel Aviv University
  • Prof Yosi Shacham-Diamond, Professor at the School of Electrical Engineering, Tel Aviv University
  • Prof Ram Fishman, Assistant Professor at the Department of Public Policy, Tel Aviv University
  • Prof Hadas Mamane, Head of the Environmental Engineering Program, Tel Aviv University
  • Prof Bhavani R. Rao, UNESCO Chair in Gender Equality & Women’s Empowerment, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
  • Prof Maneesha V. Ramesh, Director & Professor at Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AWNA), Dean of International Programs, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

and other distinguished faculty and experts from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Eligibility: Open to students and faculty members at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham from all campuses 

Limited seats; Applicants will be notified after the selection committee publishes the final list of approved candidates. 

Deadline: September 16, 2019, 12:00 noon IST

Contact : Sreeram Kongeseri (

Event Details
2019-10-18 09:00 to 2019-10-25 17:00
International Programs
Ammachi labs