Assistant Professor Debanuj DasGupta wins Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Workshop Award.
The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) is a £1.5 billion fund announced by the UK Government in late 2015 to support cutting-edge research that addresses the challenges faced by developing countries. Professor DasGupta will be collaborating with C0-PI Dr. Trude Sunberg at the University of Kent and Subham Mukherjee at the Free University of Berlin. Together DasGupta, Sundberg, and Mukherjee will be organizing research workshops around water security and gender issues at Kent, Canterbury; Kolkata, India; Kathmandu, Nepal, and Guangzhou, China. DasGupta, Sundberg, and Mukherjee are recipients of the GCRF Critical Workshop Fund for 2019.