Workshop in Varanasi develops scope of River Ganga Rejuvenation Pilot

On February 21 and 22, IC-IMPACTS, the Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University), and the Department of Biotechnology (Government of India) held a scoping workshop in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India with Canadian and Indian researchers to develop a plan for the pilot demonstration for the rejuvenation of a stretch of the River Ganga near Varanasi.

Collage of four photos depicting site visit of Ghat on Ganga River

Site visit of Ganga River

The pilot demonstration will create scalable solutions that can be implemented in Canada and elsewhere in India. This living laboratory is a collaboration that will demonstrate international research and solutions to effectively clean water systems, particularly in Canada and India.

Read more about the two-day scoping workshop and the site visit to Ganga River.