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7th GRIPP Partners Meeting will be held at IAH Congress in Dubrovnik

7th GRIPP Partners Meeting will be held at IAH Congress in Dubrovnik

Event Date 
Thursday, September 28, 2017 (All day)

The 7th GRIPP Partners Meeting will be held during the 44th IAH Congress in Dubrovnik, Croatia. During this face-to-face meeting, GRIPP partners will discuss the progress in GRIPP’s activities, partnership building, branding, product development and project initiatives. As one of GRIPP's core group members, IGRAC will be present at this meeting as well.

The meeting will take place on Thursday, 28th September, 17:00-19:00 (room Kokpit). Participants of the IAH congress are welcome to attend the first part of the meeting to learn about GRIPP, explore joint interest areas and collaboration. 

About GRIPP

Groundwater Solutions Initiative for Policy and Practice (GRIPP) is an independent open global consortium of partners set up to connect, strengthen, expand and connect groundwater-related projects and initiatives. 

GRIPP is designed to co-develop solutions to the challenges of groundwater overdraft and water quality degradation. It focuses on the groundwater-dependent, food-producing areas of the world, particularly in low income and emerging economies, where it supports water and food security. Through dynamic partnerships, GRIPP promotes and adapts tested technologies and innovative policy and institutional approaches, in order to achieve the SDGs related to climate resilience, food security, livelihoods and sustainable water management.

44th IAH Congress 

The IAH Congress is an international groundwater event organised by associated national chapters of the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH). This 44th edition will be organised by the Croatian National Chapter and will be held at the Palace Hotel in Dubrovnik, Croatia. Registration for this event is still open and the reduced early bird registration fee is available until the 30th of June. Click here for online registration.