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WaterNet Master’s Degree Programme in IWRM (2015/16 Intake)

The Regional Masters Degree Program in IWRM remains central to WaterNet activities. A total of twenty eight applicants were selected for admission into the MSc program within the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Zimbabwe (UZ) and the College of Engineering and Technology University of the Dar-es-Salaam (UDSM) for 2015/16 academic year. The …

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Regional Training of Trainers (TOT) on “Application of Remote Sensing Techniques in Irrigation Water Management” 11 to 15 May 2015, Tunisia (for Africa region)

Under the framework of TIGER initiative, the Sahara and Sahel Observatory (OSS) with collaboration from technical university in Delft (TU-DELFT) and support of Cap-Net (UNDP) is organizing ‘Training of Trainers (TOT)’ course in the “Application of Remote Sensing techniques in Irrigation Water Management” from 11 to 15 May 2015. The training will be held at …

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16th WaterNet/WARFSA/GWP-SA Symposium on Integrated Water Resources Management and Infrastructure Planning for Water Security in Southern Africa – 28 to 30 October 2015, Mauritius.

The 16th WaterNet/WARFSA/GWP-SA Symposium will be held on the island of Mauritius from the 28 to 30 of October 2015 under the theme ‘Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) and Infrastructure Planning for Water Security in Southern Africa’. The University of Mauritius is the lead host of the 16th Symposium. The Symposia has been held annually …

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French and Portuguese Curriculum Development Workshop for the Regional Masters Programme in Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) – 19 to 20 March 2015, Pretoria, South Africa.

WaterNet convened a curriculum development workshop in Pretoria from 19 to 20 March 2015 for curriculum development of the Regional Masters Programme in IWRM for Francophone and Lusophone countries in the SADC region. The Regional Masters Programme in IWRM was conducted in English at the University of Zimbabwe’s (UZ) Civil Engineering Department and the University …

French and Portuguese Curriculum Development Workshop for the Regional Masters Programme in Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) – 19 to 20 March 2015, Pretoria, South Africa. Read More »

Zimbabwe SADC Water Week – 17 to 19 March 2015, Harare, Zimbabwe.

The SADC Water Division under the auspices of the Infrastructure and Services Directorate in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment, Water and Climate (MEWC), Global Water Partnership Southern Africa (GWP SA) and Zimbabwe Water Partnership (ZWP) held the Zimbabwe SADC Water Week at Rainbow Towers in Harare from 17 to 19 March 2015 under the …

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Transparency and Integrity in the Water Sector – 17 to 19 March 2015, San José, Costa Rica.

A workshop on ‘Transparency and Integrity in the Water Sector took place in San José, Costa Rica from 17 to 19 March 2015. Participants from Costa Rica, Panama, El Salvador, Guatemala, Dominican Republic and Ecuador attended this three-day workshop to gain knowledge and build skills to implement transparency practices within their IWRM work. For more …

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 World Water Day 2015 Celebrations by Cap-Net Partner Networks.

The World Water Day 2015 was celebrated on the 22 March 2015 with the theme ‘Water and Sustainable Development’. As one of World Water Day 2015 celebration partners, Cap-Net UNDP has prepared and provided learning resources, which is the World Water Day Learning Pack. The learning pack consists of tutorials, toolbox, WWD learning materials, quiz, …

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Training Course on Water Footprint Assessments for GCC and Arab Countries – 20 to 22 April 2015, Arabian Gulf University, Bahrain.

AWARENET, the Arab Integrated Water Resources Management Network, a Cap-Net regional network for capacity development in sustainable water management hosted by UN ESCWA, jointly with the Water, Science & Technology Association (WSTA), the Arabian Gulf University (AGU), the Middle East and North Africa Network of Water Centers of Excellence (MENA NWC), United Nations Economic and …

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