E-learning for systems thinking in food, land and water

Source: Thrive - Climate change has highlighted the urgent need to transform the way we manage our land and water resources to sustain ourselves, and the COVID-19 pandemic has hammered home the truth of how closely linked people, nature and their livelihoods are. Our food and agricultural syste...

Women’s leadership in the Water, Energy, Food and Ecosystem (WEFE) Nexus in Nepal

Source - International Water Management Institute - By Gitta Shrestha, National Researcher – Gender Social and Environmental Justice, IWMI Women's participation and leadership in natural resource governance is a much-advocated and celebrated agenda in Nepal. However, despite waves of success cr...

GWP SAS Water Academy for Youth (WAY) 2022

Source - Global Water Partnership - GWP SAS WAY Programme is planned from 25 September to 30 November 2022 with the theme "Riverscapes and Riverine Ecosystems". We are calling applications from eligible youth (18-35 years old) from the region to participate to the training. What is GWP SAS Wate...

Water financing and partnerships fundamental to achieve SDGs

Source - International Water Association - By Iver Høj Nielsen, Head of P4G Activities, State of Green. The blog post is part of a series of perspectives leading up to the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition in Copenhagen in September 2022. According to the World Bank, we are around US$11...

MINIMAX Competition: discover the four winning solutions that transform water and climate action

Source - Global Water Partnership - Imagine that you are in a future where the negative impacts of hydroclimatic extremes are a common denominator. You start asking yourself: do I have a solution that drives water and climate action? And then you realise that those solutions are already out the...

Asia Water Forum 2022

Source - Asian Development Bank - Asia and the Pacific continues to be a fast-growing and dynamic region. The overall trend for urbanization will see an estimated 2.5 billion people or 55% of the population living in urban areas by 2030. However, almost 500 million people in the region still do...

Workshop: Regional Marketplace of Solutions to address the connections between water, sanitation, hygiene and climate building towards COP27

Source - Sanitation and Water for All - SWA Secretariat and the SWA Private Sector Constituency are convening a series of regional workshops to present an opportunity for dialogue on water, sanitation, and hygiene and climate between government, private sector, and other development stakeholder...

Youth Vision for Water on the road to UN 2023 Water Conference

Source - UN Water - The World Youth Parliament for Water (WYPW) has developed a 'Youth Vision for Water', encapsulating the change the Parliament wants to see before, during and after the UN 2023 Water Conference, to be held in March next year. At the 5th General Assembly of WYPW in Dakar, Sene...

Advancements in Microbiological Safety for Potable Water Reuse

Original Source : International Water Association - This webinar will attract a global audience with an interest in learning about how to validate microbiological water safety in water reuse. Description  The webinar is co-hosted by the IWA Specialist Groups on Water Reuse and Health-Relat...

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Water Evaluation and Planning (WEAP) Training

On the 28th of June, Stockholm Environment Institute Asia Center (SEI Asia) hosted and organized an online training on Water Evaluation and Planning System (WEAP) with funding support of the Swedish Government through SEI Rapid Response Fund.  WEAP is a tool designed for integrated water resour...

Marine Warriors Hand-in Workshop

Source: World Learning - The 2022 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Regional Workshop: Marine Warriors brings together participants from ASEAN countries and Timor-Leste to examine recent environmental changes and consequences in the Central Coastal regions of Vietnam. Funded by ...

Register for WEAP (Water Evaluation and Planning) Training

WEAP (Water Evaluation and Planning) is a software tool for integrated water resources planning. It provides a comprehensive, flexible and user-friendly framework for policy analysis. Over the last decade, an integrated approach to water development has emerged that places water supply projects in t...

Building Forward Better Initiative – new website

Source: UN Water - The FAO Land and Water Division has launched the new website of the Building Forward Better Initiative. The Building Forward Better Initiative "addresses countries in fragility and contributes to reduce the technical and knowledge gap hallmarking vulnerable contexts". This re...

Internship Opportunities: Expand Your Knowledge in Integrated Water Resources Management

Source: Think Maritime Engineering Consultancy Application Deadline: 20 March 2020 (Sunday) 12:00 AM, MM Time Vacant: 15 Posts Are you interested in Climate Change Adaptation in Ports and Urban Areas? Do you want to expand your knowledge in Integrated Water Resource Management? We are happy to annou...

"Games for Urban Sustainability and Climate Resilience" knowledge sharing webinar (Case Study: Yangon Raincraft Program)

Today, as the planet Earth has faced the consequences of Global Warming, people living in both urbans and rural have experienced the effects of Climate change like flooding and drought. Same as in Yangon, the major city of Myanmar, also no stranger to the impacts of unconditional extreme weathe...

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