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LAWetNet: “Today we believe IWRM is the way to Water Security”

In an interview with Engineer Juan Carlos Sevilla by LA-WETnet – a Cap-Net UNDP affiliated network – he highlights his experience in the “Project for Integrated Management of Water Resources in 10 basins of Peru.” Juan Carlos reflects on the change of mindset that occurred in Peru regarding water management in addition to paradigm shifts …

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Expert Roundtable: Water Dialogues for Results – Bonn 2021

On 17 May the Global Water Operators’ Partnerships Alliance (GWOPA/UN-Habitat) and Cap-Net UNDP co-hosted the Expert Roundtable on “Turning the tide on Capacity Development – How to move from individual interventions to systemic capacity strengthening?” as part of the Water Dialogues for Results, Bonn 2021. Under the slogan “Accelerating cross-sectoral SDG 6 implementation”, the German Federal …

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CB-HYDRONET: Training on non-sewered sanitation standards

Context Cap-Net released a training course for international non-sewered sanitation standards to support the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 6.2 and 6.3 by providing adequate access to equitable sanitation and hygiene and by improving water quality in 2020. The course was part of blended training to encourage the national review, adoption and use of ISO 30500 and ISO 24521. …

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Cap-Net Lanka: World Water Day 2021

On 24 March, Cap-Net Lanka celebrated World Water Day 2021 with an educational programme for school children, organised at the Kothmale International Training Institute of Irrigation and Water Management (KITI-IWM) in Sri Lanka. The programme was conducted for the conducted for school children children aged 15-16, with representatives from seven rural schools in the central …

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Earth Day: Cap-Net Stories of Change

Cap-Net UNDP is a people-powered global network bringing water knowledge for all. The 23 affiliated networks bring passion, energy and courage to deliver trainings on the ground, reaching individuals and contributing to make a positive impact on their communities. Today marks the anniversary of Mother Earth. Our planet is ‘waving hands’ to us as a …

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Arg Cap-Net: 11th photo competition “Water in images”

The call for entries of the 11th photography competition “Water in Images” is open until Monday 24 May 2021. Participants should represent in photos the relation between human beings and water, encouraging the reflection on society’s responsibility on its sustainable use. The Faculty of Engineering and Water Sciences (FICH) of the National University of Litoral …

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Caribbean WaterNet: Integrated Water Resources and Coastal Symposium

On 17-19 March 2021, the Caribbean WaterNet/CapNet-UNDP participated in the Integrated Water Resources and Coastal Symposium 2021 (IWRCS) held at the Radisson Hotel, Port of Spain, Trinidad. The Symposium was hosted by the Ministry of Works and Transport (MOWT), Coastal Protection Unit (CPU) in partnership with the Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA), Water Resources Agency (WRA), of …

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