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WSRN-S Barbados hosts Water Sector Resilience Symposium — caribbeanclimate

PRESS RELEASE – Belmopan, Belize; November 20, 2019. – The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC), in collaboration with the Barbados Water Authority (BWA) and the University of South Florida (USF) is hosting the Water Sector Resilience Symposium during the … Continue reading

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1st International Conference on Water Security

  The conference would be held from  17 – 20 June 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Toronto, Toronto, Canada. The 1st International Conference on Water Security will welcome academics, thinkers and practitioners from around the world to present, discuss and highlight key … Continue reading

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Trash Girl

In the article below by Arturo Santiago, published February 28, 2018, for MSW Management, the journal of municipal solid waste management professionals, he looks at one  twelve year old girl, who makes it her business to pick up the trash … Continue reading

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8th World Water Forum

The 8th World Water Forum, organized by the World Water Council and the Government of Brazil, would be held from March 18th 2018 – March 23rd 2018. The World Water Forum is the world’s biggest water-related event that brings together … Continue reading

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Water Well Journal – December 2017

We have just received our journal subscription for the Water Well Journal for December 2017 (Volume 71 No. 2), which is focuses on groundwater and sustainability. As such one can find information on topics such as the significance of groundwater … Continue reading

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2017 Thiess International Riverprize Finalists

We all know that rivers play an important role, whether it is for supporting a unique ecosystem, providing areas for recreation and most importantly ensuring sustainable development through the provision of a clean water supply. The International River Foundation champions … Continue reading

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Climate Change’s Pulse Is in Central America and the Caribbean

This article  by J.E. Gonzalez et al. notes that  regions within Central America and the Caribbean are ideally located for tracking the effects of climate change and testing innovative ways to adapt to such changes which could serve as a template for other … Continue reading

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Water Integrity Global Outlook 2016

Okay guys I have just received a digital copy of the Water Integrity Global Outlook 2016 from a member of staff. This document has been published by the Water Integrity Network Association (WIN) under a  Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License … Continue reading

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World Wetlands Day- Wetlands for Disaster Risk Reduction 2017

With an insightful and informative article in today’s Trinidad Express Newspaper, Rahanna Juman, from the Institute of Marine Affairs, reminds us about the importance of maintaining and promoting our wetlands, since they are significant tools for aiding in climate change … Continue reading

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CARIB Web Dialogue: The Environmental Sustainability Challenge

Originally posted on caribbeanclimate:
The Caribbean Future Forum invites you to participate online in our webinar  “The Environmental Sustainability Challenge” with Dr. Richard Byron-Cox of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) and Professor Valerie Stoute, Programme Professor Environmental…

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