XVth IWRA World Water Congress
The next IWRA World Water Congress will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland, from 25 to 29 May 2015
High Level International Conference on Water Cooperation:
2013 Budapest Water Summit:
22nd ICID Congress and the 65th IEC Meeting:
Download the announcement and contact the IWRA Executive Office to register your interest to participate!
We are pleased to announce that the second 2013 application has been accepted by the Hori Fund Task Force and was awarded to Dr. Cyriaque-Rufin Nguimalet
An outstanding teams of individuals has been put together to form the International Scientific Committee (ISC) of the Congress. The principal responsibility of the ISC will be the scientific content and related matters within the congress. The Chair of the ISC is Dr. Cecilia Tortajada, President of the Third World Centre for Water Management, Mexico; Past President and Fellow member of IWRA.
The Toyoko and Hiroshi Hori Education Fund provides support for IWRA memberships for promising scholars from developing economies, especially those designated by the OECD as least developed.
Criteria for awardees are that they (a) have a clear financial need; (b) are from OECD Least Developed Countries or regions; (c) are from countries or regions that are significantly underrepresented in IWRA membership; and (d) demonstrate a potential to serve IWRA, in particular to increase membership and activities in their country or region.
Grants for memberships, including subscriptions to Water International, are for one year, renewable up to a maximum of three years.
Current members of the IWRA are invited and encouraged to recommend candidates, using the form available here. Inquiries should be directed to IWRA Executive Director Tom Soo (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Vol. 38 No.2
Water International (March 2013)
IWRA Newsletter 2013 - N°1 (March 2013)
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