CapWEM has a youtube channel, you can get there following this link:

The following videos are also available.

Capacity Development Seminar “Soil and Water Management in Watershed” at the Federal University of Santa Maria, Brazil

February, 2014

As part of activities of the Capacity Building in Water Engineering and Environmental Management, a seminar about Impacts of Agriculture on Water Resources was held at the Center for Rural Sciences, at Federal University of Santa Maria, Brazil, from 7 to 9th of October, 2013. The theme of the Seminar was: “Soil and Water Management in Watershed”. The seminar was attended by over 130 professionals, among students and experts from public and private institutions of the States of Rio Grande do Sul, Paraná and Santa Catarina.

Prior to the seminar, an interview was held with the ALFA Project Assistant at UFSM, Forestry Engr. Miriam Fernanda Rodrigues, who commented on some details of the ALFA project. The interview was shown live on the local television network, "Campus TV" Channel and can be watched in full at:

Interview with the Vice-President of the Argentinian Accreditation Commission - CONEAU

Bahía Blanca, January 2014

CapWEM is working on the improvement of Higher education in Latin America. A main objective is to foster water topics in the curricula of civil engineering, environmental engineering and forestry study programs. In the frame of this work package, the Argentinian partners of the university “Universidad Tecnológica Nacional - Facultad Regional Bahía Blanca” conducted an interview with the Vice-President of the Argentinian National Commission of University Evaluation and Accreditation (CONEAU), Dr. Luis M. Fernández. The interview is available on YouTube.

CapWEM members interviewed during the 5th Milestone Meeting, in Argentina

Argentina, December 2013

During the project meeting in Bahía Blanca, Argentina, CapWEM team members were interviewed by television and radio stations. They reported on CapWEM and ALFA to the Argentine media.

An interview for the local television channel took place during the project meeting, in Bahía Blanca:

Another TV interview took place in Monte Hermoso, during an excursion: