March 2015

Neno Kukuric will present TWAP at World Water Forum

On Thursday 16 April 2015, IGRAC Director Dr. Neno Kukuric will give a presentation on the groundwater component of the Transboundary Waters Assessment Programme (TWAP) at the 7th World Water Forum in the Republic of Korea. This session, 'Building trust : Facilitating data and Information exchange between the riparian countries in transboundary basins', will be held in Daegu from 14:40 until 16:40 and is coordinated by IOWater, INBO, UNESCO-IHP and UNECE

DIKTAS Presentation at European session World Water Forum

IGRAC Director Dr. Neno Kukuric has been invited to give a presentation on the DIKTAS project during one of the regional sessions of the 7th World Water Forum, which will be held in the Republic of Korea. This European session, 'Sharing experiences of transboundary management of international rivers, lakes and aquifers', will take place on Monday 13 April (11:20-19:00) in Gyeonju and is coordinated by ISC and UNECE. 

Kazakh groundwater professionals trained by IGRAC

UNESCO-IHP and IGRAC have organized a training course for a selected group of groundwater professionals from Kazakhstan. This course was held from Monday the 23th of February until Friday the 27th of February and was related to the Pretashkent Aquifer case study, which is part of the GGRETA project. IGRAC's partners UNESCO-IHE, Royal Eijkelkamp, TNO and Deltares all had a valuable contribution to the content of this training course.