Master of Development Practice Special Lecture Spring 2019 – Isha Ray
Spring 2019 MDP Special Lecture:
Water is Another Word for Life
by Isha Ray
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
From 5:30 – 6:15pm
Kvamme Atrium, Sutardja Dai Hall, UC Berkeley
RSVP here by noon on Monday, March 25th.
Dr. Ray’s research interests are water and development; sanitation and development; and technology and society. Her research projects focus on access to safe and affordable water and sanitation for the rural and urban poor, and on the role of technology in advancing sustainable development and social equity. She and her students have worked with low-income communities and access to water, sanitation, energy, and information technologies in India, China, Turkey, Mexico, Tanzania and California’s Central Valley. Dr. Ray served on the Editorial Committee of the Annual Review of Environment and Resources from 2003 to 2013, is currently a reviewer for 15 peer-reviewed journals, and regularly serves as an Expert Group adviser to UN Women.