Theresa Frommen presented results of her doctoral research by giving an oral presentation on the topic of “Informal and formal groundwater use in peri-urban areas of Jaipur, India, and implications for its management” in the session of “Urban groundwater”.
News from Oct 08, 2019
During the General Assembly, she launched, together with Dr. Viviana Re from Italy and Dr. Shrikant Limaye from India, the new IAH-Network of Socio-Hydrogeology (IAH-SHG), which has received great interest among the congress participants.
On the last evening, she organized the screening of the documentary about her project (Pani Check -The Sisterhood of Water, director: Katalin Ambrus). About 50 people from different institutions, e.g. BGR, BGS, many universities, and from different countries, e.g. India, Spain, Brazil, Chad, attended the screening and took part in the following vivid Q&A session. Many of the viewers expressed a keen interest in the film and praised the critical examination of the social effects that hydrogeological work can have.