Welcome to CapWEM

The project "Capacity Development in Water Engineering and Environmental Management" was a joint project involving universities in Latin America and Europe. Universities from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Paraguay, Portugal and Germany were engaged in the project.

An overall objective was to establish and to improve the cooperation between universities in Latin America and Europe and to derive advantage from this cooperation in field of higher education.
The results of the project were published in a series. The books are here available.
A summary of the main results was published in the journal “Water Resources Management” in May 2016:
CapWEM was funded by ALFA III, an EU programme for cooperation between the European Union and Latin America. Further information about ALFA in general and especially about ALFA III you find here.