The Australia-India Water Security Initiative’s (AIWASI) Community Demonstration Project (CDP) aims to improve water security and liveability conditions for two disadvantaged communities in Delhi, India in line with Water Sensitive City (WSC) and Gender Equality, Disability and Social Inclusion (GEDSI) principles. This initiative, with its focus on women and girls, involves co-development of community-level vision, priorities, plans and implementation of Water Sensitive Urban Design.
The Community Demonstration Project will take place in the two select communities of AIWASI. See more information on the two select project sites below.
Bakkarwala Resettlement Colony, New Delhi
Primary issue – Water The overflows from the nallah seeps into the water storage tank – comprised quality of water.The issue is prevalent in the monsoon period, the households reported that they throw away the first 5 minutes of water received from the tap water.