POSITION

Consutant ( 2 positions)

ORGANIZATION

Brown MPA Program for Consultancy for PJRM FORCE Trust

DURATION

For 3 monts – starting January 5, 2017

DESCRIPTION

 Two Consultants required for FORCE-WOF project on Water Use Embedding as a policy tool.

PROJECT GOALS

To create a roadmap for FORCE-WUE institute to enable linking of economic evaluations of products or services or regions to their Water Footprints as a method of nudging consumer choices towards those that make Water efficient choices.

DELIVERABLES – COMMON FOR BOTH CONSULTANTS

 To assess the feasibility of Water Footprints / Water use efficiency as a tool to influence consumer choices towards water

efficient products

 The possible Impact scape (the direct and indirect impact) of such tools

 To evaluate their potential for inducing change – can they enable choices to reach transformative scale?

 To collate, analyze and present learnings from precedents of such efforts from across the world.

 To suggest and assess the feasibility of potential market strategies such as independent certifications / labelling, virtual

water trade, water credits etc in India.

 To create a 5 year Roadmap for FORCE as an enabler and key driver of such a strategy in India.

 To suggest and assess the feasibility of potential public policy initiatives in India such as government mandatory

certifications / labelling, allowing tradeable water credits, subsidy/penalty linked to water efficiency.

 To create a 5 year Roadmap for FORCE as an enabler and key driver of such a strategy in India.

TERMS OF ENGAGEMENT

To be discussed after receiving applications

CONTACT DETAILS : Those interested may write to Jyoti Sharma – jyoti_sharma@brown.edu or call at 4013020641