The Centre for Environmental Management and Decision Support (CEMDS) is a non-for-profit organization specialized in the field of environmental management and decision support. It is established under Austrian Law and was set up in 2004 as a spin-off of BOKU University. The work of CEMDS focuses on research and fosters an integrated approach, including not only technical and environmental issues, but and in particular social, institutional and economic aspects in the field of water and sanitation. For this project proposal its expertise in the field of social, economic and institutional assessments in India, and its experiences with working with local authorities and stakeholders will be utilized.
Role in the project
CEMDS will mainly contribute to WP2 (Pilot 9) and WP5.