Brainstorming meeting on Water Sector Public Advocacy
On August 10, 2017 in the framework of PURE-Water project funded by USAID, Country Water Partnership, Armenia (CWP) in cooperation with URBAN Development Foundation and ELRC YSU convened a Brainstorming meeting on Water Sector Public Advocacy.
The event was moderated by Public Advocacy Expert. The meeting was attended by representatives of non-governmental organizations of Ararat and Armavir marzes, ASPIRED project, as well as PURE-Water project communities. During the meeting the participants revealed challenges hindering participatory and effective water resource management in Ararat valley. As a result of a constructive discussion the identified water sector issues were classified into three categories – legislative, law enforcement practice and behavioral change. In the scope of the event a stakeholder analysis was conducted to identify the level of the latters’ impact on the project implementation.