Tag Archives: water management

Water Policy Volume 20 Issue 5 October 2018

We have just received our print copy of the Water Policy journal for the month of October. This journal is the official journal of the World Water Council and is published by IWA Publishing. This issue focuses on several topics … Continue reading

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2018 Emerging River Professional Award Winner: José Fernández

José Fernández from Peru was the winner of the 2018 Emerging River Professional Award (ERPA). The prize was awarded to Jose by the OceanaGold Corporation. Currently, he is working as an Environmental Specialist for the Water Fund for Lima and … Continue reading

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El Salvador’s Looming Water Crisis

Recently news stories highlighted the plight of Cape Town and “Day Zero” with their taps expected to run dry in April 2018. Fortunately, due to reservoir levels rising consistently and adequate water restrictions in place that day is not expected … Continue reading

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Smart Water Management

Water is a necessary resource and can often be described as life itself, since without water persons will not be able to survive. Yet, while such a resource is needed and is mainly provided by water management utilities, such organizations … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals

The Youth for Water and Climate  Platform is looking for youth-led projects (that is projects developed by persons between the ages of 18 -35 years of age). As a result, this call for proposal would seek to identify, encourage and support youth … Continue reading

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Fellowship and Award from the International River Foundation

Applications are now being accepted from developing countries for the Vera Thiess Fellowship for Women and The Emerging River Professional Award (ERPA) put forward by the International River Foundation. One can see the links below for more details.(Please note that … Continue reading

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International News February 2018

The print issue of the International News newsletter for February 2018, published by the International Office for Water, is now available for loan. This newsletter focuses particularly on water management issues, such as climate change, water and sanitation, water governance … Continue reading

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Available Materials on Groundwater

I have taken this opportunity to highlight some of the available materials on groundwater, as seen in the gallery below. There is a newer version to the text Groundwater for Geophysics edited by R. Kirsch, however, the one highlighted below … Continue reading

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WMO Bulletin 66 2 – 2017

The journal of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the WMO Bulletin Volume 66 Issue 2 for 2017 is now available for loan. This issue discusses sustainable development goals, water management, disaster risk, early warning systems, climate forecasting, wind energy, as … Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinars from AWWA (Some are free!)

Hey guys just received an up-to-date listing of webinars from AWWA including free webinars. Exciting stuff indeed. Don’t forget to check it out… OPTIMIZING SURFACE WATER TREATMENT: COMPLIANCE THROUGH WATER QUALITY MONITORING March 23, 2016 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 … Continue reading

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