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37th WEDC International Conference: 15-19 September 2014, Hanoi, Vietnam

Submitted by Celine Dondeynaz on 7 January, 2014 - 10:17
When: 
Start 15/09/2014 - 09:00 End 19/09/2014 - 18:00

CALL FOR PAPERS and other contributions - to be submitted by 28th February 2014- please visit:

http://www.wedcconference.co.uk/docs/37/Call_for_Papers.pdf

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ABSTRACT SUBMISSION: World Water Week 2014

Submitted by Celine Dondeynaz on 21 November, 2013 - 14:12

Submit Abstracts or Event Proposals to the 2014 World Water Week

XIV Congresso Mundial da Água

Submitted by Celine Dondeynaz on 27 January, 2011 - 09:52
When: 
Start 25/09/2011 - 01:00 End 29/09/2011 - 01:00

The XIV Congress will address Adaptive Water Management: Looking to the Future.
The ISC, composed of members from regional and international bodies, universities and research organizations, has planned four central themes:

1) adaptive water management
2) water resources and global change
3) governance and water law
4) knowledge systems.

Plenary sessions and keynote speakers will set the broader context to frame individual, more detailed sessions.

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International Conference on Integrated Water Resources Management - Management of Water in a Changing World: Lessons Learnt and

Submitted by Celine Dondeynaz on 21 January, 2011 - 15:31
When: 
Start 12/10/2011 - 01:00 End 13/10/2011 - 01:00

The two-day conference will include a plenary session, panel discussions, technical sessions and poster sessions. Papers can be presented orally in the technical sessions or as posters in the poster sessions.

UN Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) - 'Rio+20'

Submitted by Celine Dondeynaz on 21 January, 2011 - 10:41
When: 
Start 04/06/2012 - 09:00 End 06/06/2012 - 18:00

On 4th-6th June 2012, the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) or 'Rio+20' will take place in Rio de Janeiro.

Arab world: facing severe water shortages by 2015

Submitted by Celine Dondeynaz on 12 January, 2011 - 12:25

he Arab world is facing severe water shortages as early as 2015, as the annual per capita share will be less than 500 cubic meters. This is below one-tenth of the world’s average, currently estimated at over 6,000 cubic meters of water per capita per year, according to a report [1] released by the Arab Forum for Environment and Development (AFED).

International Conference on Arid and Semi Arid Development through Water Augmentation (ASADWA)

Submitted by Celine Dondeynaz on 22 March, 2010 - 11:33
When: 
Start 13/12/2010 (All day) End 17/12/2010 (All day)

Summary:

This international conference intends to unite scientific researchers that are working throughout the globe to increase the water availability in drylands. Secondly, it aims at generating useful output that can stimulate new techniques to be adopted, and allow learning from successes and failures.

Thirdly, it is intended to develop a network of water augmentation experts.

The conference should lead to an increased consensus in the scientific community regarding sustainable techniques that alleviate the lack of water in drought-prone regions and help to build resilience in societies vulnerable to climate related risks.

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