CapWEM Milestone Meeting in Brazil

June 2013

The 4th milestone meeting will be held in the week from the 17th to the 21st June 2013 in Santa Maria. The meeting is organized by the project partners from the “Universidade Federal de Santa Maria”. Apart from the exchange of interim results in the different work packages, the Brazilian team will arrange a seminar with presentations of PhD-Students and carry out a field trip to visit relevant water management projects in the state of “Rio Grande do Sul”.

 

 

Summary of the seminar "Integrated Management of Urban Flooding" in San Salvador

March 2013

Under the Capacity Development in Water Engineering and Environmental Management Project (CapWEM) and the support of Global Water Partnership (GWP) and Capacity Building Network (Cap-­‐Net) was carried out between 18 and 23 February 2013 the course "Integrated Urban Flooding"  at the Universidad Centroamericana "José Simeón Cañas" in El Salvador (UCA).

 

 

Seminar “Integrated management of urban flooding”

February 2013
From 18 to 23 February 2013 the seminar "Integrated management of urban flooding" will take place in San Salvador, El Salvador. Further information you will find here or under: www.alfa3programme.eu and http://cef.uca.edu.sv.




 

Project Meeting in Lisbon

Siegen, October 2012

The 3rd milestone meeting was held in the week from the 15th to the 20th October 2012 in Lisbon. The meeting was organized by the project partners from the TU Lisbon. Apart from the exchange of interim results in the different work packages, the team carried out an excursion with a visit of relevant water management projects in Portugal. Some results of the meeting are published in the download area.

 

Seminar on the Impact of Agriculture on Water Resources

Siegen, September 2012

A Seminar, tagged “Impact of Agriculture on Water Resources," with emphasis on monitoring and modeling of watersheds, was held from 10 to 12 September 2012 at the Center for Studies in Family Agriculture (NESAF) auditorium, Federal University of Santa Maria (UFSM).
 
The Seminar was attended by over one hundred and twenty professionals, students, researchers and teachers from both public and private institutions from the states of Rio Grande do Sul, Paraná, Santa Catarina and Brasilia.

Seminar "Capacity development and strengthening higher education in field of water engineering and environmental management" in Costa Rica

Siegen, August 2012

On 8th August 2012 the seminar "Capacity development an strengthening higher education in field of water engineering and evironmental management" was held at the Universidad de Costa Rica. 14 experts of different discipline (agronomists, economists, engineers) discussed about the demands of the labor market on higher education of engineers in field of water engineering and evironmental management. The workshop was held in the context of a planned interdisciplinary master program. The results of the workshop are summarized in a report (see download area).
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