The first e-learning session was held 23 February 2016 using the Cap-Net Virtual Campus. The series is jointly organized by AWARENET, the Arab Integrated Water Resources Management Network, a Cap-Net Regional Network for Capacity Development in Sustainable Water Management hosted by UN ESCWA, in cooperation with the UNDP Water Governance Facility at the Stockholm International Water Institute SIWI and Cap-Net UNDP. It is designed for professionals in the water and environmental sectors in Arab countries interested to learn about approaches to addresses the challenges related to water integrity.
Participants of the first session included professors, engineers and consultants who accessed the learning platform from across the Middle East and North Africa and were able to engage in live discussions with the other attendees. The presenters were Adam Torrey from AWARENET, and Alice Jaraiseh from SIWI. To access a recording of the presentation you may visit:
The next session is planned for April 2016 with Dr. Abdelrahman Tamimi from the Palestinian Hydrology Group as presenter. More details will soon be circulated to interested AWARENET members and posted on the AWARENET website: www.awarenet.info