Research Grant Awards

FINAL RESEARCH GRANTS AWARDED UNDER ROUND-1

S.No Title of Project Lead Institution Name of PI Partner Institution Name of Co-PI / Tech Advisor Theme Duration
1 Water Conservation and Mitigation of Arsenic in Rice through Sprinkler Irrigation System Dept.of Environ. Science, QAU Islamabad Dr. Abida Farooqi Columbia University, USA Dr. Alexander Wan Geen and Abdul Rauf Overcoming Water Scarcity Two years
2 Climate Change: Assessing Impact of Seawater Intrusion on Soil, Water & Environment in Indus delta using GIS & Remote Sensing USPCAS-W Dr. Altaf Siyal Nil Nil Overcoming Water Scarcity 15 Months
3 Managing Uncertainties in Projected Impacts of Climate Change on Precipitation Patterns in the Indus Basin, Pakistan USPCAS-W Mr. Ghulam Hussain Dars Nil Nil / Tech Advisor Overcoming Water Scarcity One Year
4 Assessment of Environmental Degradation of Manchar Lake PCRWR Engr. Zamir Ahmed Soomro USPCAS-W Ms. Uzma Imran Improving Water Quality One Year
5 Identification of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria in Different Source Waters in Hyderabad City and its Surroundings USPCAS-W Dr. R B Mahar PCSIR, Karachi Dr Zulfiqar Ali Mirani Improving Water Quality 18 months
6 Decision Support System for Water Resources Planning and Management USPCAS-W Mr. Waqas Ahmed Nil Nil / Tech Advisor IStrengthening Water Governance One year