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IGRAC organises Aral Sea Roundtable
Post date: Mon, 01/30/2017 - 16:44
On 16 December, a roundtable on Aral Sea was held in Delft. Experts from Central Asian countries as well as representatives from international...
IAH TBA Commission projects
Post date: Thu, 12/29/2016 - 14:25
The IAH Commission on Transboundary Aquifers has launched a website (http://isarm.org/IAH-TBACommission) that attempts to bring together all...
DIKTAS GGIS Viewer
Post date: Thu, 12/22/2016 - 09:27
IGRAC has launched a new viewer with groundwater information from the Dinaric Karst region of the Balkan Peninsula. This map viewer contains the...
UNESCO and Government of the Netherlands reaffirmed commitment to IGRAC until 2022
Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 09:30
On Tuesday December 6th, the United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO) and the Government of the Netherlands reaffirmed...
IGRAC presented at groundwater session Budapest Water Summit 2016
Post date: Fri, 12/02/2016 - 12:18
This week, IGRAC Director Neno Kukuric contributed to the session 'Groundwater Sustainability - How can we manage the commons under uncertainty?' of...
Submit MAR data and contribute to the MAR Portal
Post date: Thu, 12/01/2016 - 16:52
Recently, IGRAC has launched the MAR Portal, which contains data resulting from the Global MAR Inventory with 1200 case studies from over 50...
Groundwater stress and groundwater use in Germany
Post date: Thu, 12/01/2016 - 14:21
IGRAC has published an open access report on 'Assessing Groundwater Stress: An approach of measuring groundwater stress based on sub-national...
Groundwater Monitoring in Small Island Developing States in the Pacific
Post date: Wed, 11/09/2016 - 15:18
IGRAC and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) have published a report on “Groundwater Monitoring in Small Island Developing States in the...
IGRAC at G-WADI conference in Beijing, China
Post date: Wed, 11/02/2016 - 09:29
IGRAC Researcher Daniela Benedicto van Dalen gave a presentation on ‘Initiatives towards sustainable groundwater management’, during the G-WADI...
IGRAC Director Kukuric at UN Office in New York
Post date: Mon, 10/24/2016 - 14:13
On October 17th, a seminar on ‘Groundwater Resources and the Law of Transboundary Aquifers’ was held at the United Nations headquarters in New York....
Nienke Ansems accepts VACI Best Paper Award 2016
Post date: Wed, 10/12/2016 - 16:01
Geert-Jan Nijsten has won the VACI Best Paper Award 2016 for the paper "A multi-disciplinary approach and tools for comparative and in-depth...
Groundwater monitoring workshop held in Hanoi, Vietnam
Post date: Wed, 10/12/2016 - 15:34
From 3 to 5 October 2016, the international training on “Monitoring for Regional and Transboundary Groundwater Management” was held in Hanoi, Vietnam...
IAH Congress 2016
Post date: Wed, 10/05/2016 - 15:10
From 25 till 29 September, the 43rd IAH International Congress was held in Montpellier, France. IGRAC Researcher Andreas Antoniou was present at this...
Geert-Jan Nijsten at the SADC GMI Launch
Post date: Sat, 10/01/2016 - 00:00
On the 20th of September 2016, the newly established SADC Groundwater Management Institute (SADC GMI) was officially launched during a SADC...
IGRAC brief on groundwater in Sustainable Development Goals available online
Post date: Fri, 09/30/2016 - 13:58
IGRAC's brief on 'Groundwater in the Context of the Sustainable Development Goals: Fundamental Policy Considerations' has been published on the...
IGRAC presents FREEWAT at 35th IGC in Cape Town, South Africa
Post date: Tue, 09/13/2016 - 11:21
During the 35th International Geological Congress, IGRAC Researcher Daniela Benedicto van Dalen presented the FREEWAT (FREE and open source software...
IGRAC training for Pacific SIDS
Post date: Wed, 09/07/2016 - 13:10
From 29 August till 2 September, the Workshop on “Advancing Groundwater Monitoring in Pacific SIDS”, was jointly organized by World Meteorological...
GroFutures Serious Groundwater Game in Niger
Post date: Wed, 09/07/2016 - 09:50
On August 22nd and 23rd, a stakeholder workshop to kick off the GroFutures comparative study in the Iullemmeden basin was held at Université Abdou...
Groundwater Resources in Africa
Post date: Mon, 08/29/2016 - 07:53
In cooperation with the British Geological Survey (BGS) and the Southern African Developing Community (SADC), IGRAC has developed a special viewer...
Post date: Fri, 08/26/2016 - 14:37
IGRAC and UNESCO-IHP launched a set of publications that were prepared within the framework of the “Groundwater Governance in Transboundary Aquifers...
Post date: Wed, 07/06/2016 - 13:42
Last week, IGRAC Researcher Daniela Benedicto van Dalen participated in the ´Training the Trainer´ workshop, organised by the FREEWAT project team at...
IGRAC presented the MAR Portal at ISMAR9 in Mexico
Post date: Wed, 06/29/2016 - 11:08
During the 9th International Symposium on MAR (ISMAR9) held in Mexico City, IGRAC presented the recently launched MAR portal. The MAR portal is the...
IGRAC Managed Aquifer Recharge (MAR) Portal
Post date: Mon, 06/20/2016 - 09:57
From Monday 20 June till Friday 24 June, IGRAC will be represented at the 9th International Symposium on MAR (ISMAR9) that is being held at the...
Online Africa Groundwater Atlas has officially been launched
Post date: Thu, 05/12/2016 - 11:14
The British Geological Survey (BGS) has developed the Africa Groundwater Atlas in partnership with the International Association of Hydrogeologists (...
Groundwater Game tested in Tanzania
Post date: Mon, 04/11/2016 - 08:42
IGRAC developed a Serious Game on 'Improving Groundwater Management Through Cooperation and Collective Action', which has been tested and applied to...
Using groundwater to reduce poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa
Post date: Tue, 03/29/2016 - 09:27
New study to examine the potential of groundwater to expand irrigation and increase access to safe water in Tanzania Groundwater beneath the land...
Groundwater Monitoring Workshop for South-East Asia
Post date: Wed, 03/23/2016 - 15:29
On 15-16 March 2016, the workshop 'Groundwater Monitoring in Southeast Asia' was held in the Asia Hotel, in Bangkok Thailand. The workshop was...
Foz do Iguacu by Stefan Siepman
Post date: Tue, 03/22/2016 - 14:03
In celebration of World Water Day 2016, IGRAC analysed how many countries share significant groundwater resources with their neighbouring countries....
Handbook on Water Security
Post date: Wed, 03/16/2016 - 10:55
IGRAC Director Neno Kukurić and PhD Research Fellow Kirstin I. Conti have along with Prof. Joyeeta Gupta of UNESCO-IHE and University of Amsterdam...
IGRAC launches new GGMN Portal
Post date: Mon, 03/14/2016 - 10:04
IGRAC has launched its new Global Groundwater Monitoring Network (GGMN) Portal. This new GGMN portal gives insights on the availability of...
Hydrogeology Journal
Post date: Fri, 03/11/2016 - 17:10
Groundwater is a vital source of freshwater in Africa where rainfall and river discharge are among the most variable in the planet. Groundwater is...
RAMOTSWA training workshop for Botswana and South African stakeholders
Post date: Fri, 03/11/2016 - 10:14
On 2-4 February 2016, the first training workshop within the RAMOTSWA project was held at the Protea Hotel in Mahikeng, South Africa. This workshop...
South-East Asia monitoring workshop in Thailand
Post date: Thu, 03/10/2016 - 17:31
From 15 to 16 March, the workshop 'Groundwater Monitoring in Southeast Asia' will be organised by UNESCO Bangkok Office, Department of Groundwater...
IGRAC participated in Mar to Mark€t meeting during EIP conference
Post date: Mon, 02/22/2016 - 12:25
The meeting having the theme "Boosting Managed Aquifer Recharge in Europe" counted with the participation of 12 organisations involved in the Managed...
Male by Timo Newton-Syms
Post date: Mon, 01/25/2016 - 12:34
IGRAC has an internship position available on 'Multi-disciplinary assessment of groundwater resources in Pacific Small Island Developing States in...
Open access paper published on groundwater governance
Post date: Thu, 12/31/2015 - 11:06
The paper 'Global governance principles for the sustainable development of groundwater resources', written by IGRAC PhD Research Fellow Kirstin I....
Esquipulas by Sven Hansen
Post date: Wed, 12/23/2015 - 00:00
From 9 - 13 November 2015, IGRAC Researcher Daniela Benedicto van Dalen has given a regional training within the framework of the GGRETA project....
Final meeting SDC GGRETA Paris
Post date: Mon, 12/21/2015 - 10:37
On 15 – 16 December 2015, the final project meeting for the Groundwater Resources Governance in Transboundary Aquifers (GGRETA) project was held at...
Groundwater resource management in the St. Bonaventure Township, Lusaka
Post date: Tue, 12/15/2015 - 15:31
IGRAC has published a case study on 'Groundwater resource management in the St. Bonaventure Township, Lusaka', which was written by researchers of...
Neno Kukuric Water Convention
Post date: Wed, 11/25/2015 - 16:48
A side event on 'Focus on Groundwater in the 2030 Agenda' organised by UNESCO-IHP was held at the closing day of the Water Convention held in...
MAR portal
Post date: Tue, 11/24/2015 - 17:28
IGRAC has developed a portal on MAR sites in collaboration with INOWAS, DEMEAU and the IAH MAR commission. This MAR portal enables users to search...
Africa Groundwater Literature Archive
Post date: Fri, 11/20/2015 - 11:03
The British Geological Survey (BGS), in collaboration with the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) Burdon Groundwater Network for...
Nienke Ansems on 'Water Harvesting and MAR in Palestine'
Post date: Wed, 10/28/2015 - 14:17
IGRAC and TU Delft organised a workshop on 'Water Harvesting and Managed Aquifer Recharge: international state of the art and needed research in...
Post date: Tue, 10/27/2015 - 11:08
IGRAC and UNESCO-IHP have organised a one-week training course on ‘Advanced Groundwater Monitoring and Analysis’ for groundwater professionals from...
Regional Course on Groundwater Management within IWRM in River Basin Context - August 24-28, 2015 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Post date: Wed, 10/21/2015 - 15:57
In a joint effort with AGW-Net, BGR, UNDP-Cap-Net, IWMI, and the former GW-MATE team (World Bank), IGRAC developed a course on 'Integration of...
Post date: Tue, 10/20/2015 - 11:15
On Tuesday 13 October 2015, IGRAC was presented to delegates of the member states of UNESCO, during the 197th UNESCO Executive Board. During the...
UNESCO Building
Post date: Mon, 10/12/2015 - 13:34
On Tuesday 13 October 2015, IGRAC will be presented to delegates of the member states of UNESCO, during the 197th UNESCO Executive Board. During the...
Meet the GroFutures team
Post date: Wed, 10/07/2015 - 08:45
Some 25 social and physical scientists from 12 participating organisations in 11 different countries met in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to kick-off the...
Andreas Antoniou presents IGRAC GGIS during Central Asia Workshop
Post date: Tue, 10/06/2015 - 10:37
IGRAC Researcher Andreas Antoniou participated as presenter in the international training workshop ‘Integrated Water Resource Analytical Techniques...
Draft Guidelines for Multidisciplinary TBA Assessment now available online
Post date: Wed, 09/23/2015 - 16:06
The first draft version of the 'Guidelines for Multidisciplinary Assessment of Transboundary Aquifers' is now available online. This first draft was...
IAH Rome
Post date: Mon, 09/21/2015 - 10:36
IGRAC has been present at the 42nd IAH Congress, which was held last week in Rome, Italy. IGRAC’s Director Neno Kukuric and Researcher Nienke Ansems...
New IGRAC website
Post date: Mon, 09/14/2015 - 15:28
IGRAC has launched its new website with improved functionality, design and navigation. Apart from these technical improvements, this new website also...
World Bank IGRAC round table groundwater
Post date: Wed, 08/26/2015 - 09:20
Together with NWP (Netherlands Water Partnership) IGRAC organised a ‘Roundtable on Netherlands Groundwater Expertise in Integrated Delta Management...
Shale Transboundary Aquifers Map
Post date: Mon, 08/10/2015 - 10:41
IGRAC has made a map which overlays its Transboundary Aquifers of the world map 2015 with a shale layer. The aim of this map is to provide a global...
Neno Kukuric during GGRETA Workshop in Almaty
Post date: Fri, 07/31/2015 - 13:18
On the 22nd of June, UNESCO and IGRAC organised the workshop ‘Added Value of Groundwater Management Systems' in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The purpose of...
Post date: Fri, 07/31/2015 - 13:06
(Please Note: Since the language used during this event is Dutch, this news item is in Dutch as well)   Op woensdag 23 september wordt het symposium...
Andreas Antoniou
Post date: Tue, 07/07/2015 - 09:45
Mid June 2015, Dr. Andreas Antoniou has joined the IGRAC team as researcher. Andreas is originally from Greece, but has already lived in the...
MAR Merti Aquifer
Post date: Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:02
Recently IGRAC, together with Acacia Water, carried out a project on Manage Aquifer Recharge (MAR) in the transboundary Merti Aquifer, shared between...
Integration of Groundwater Management into Transboundary Basin Organizations in Africa
Post date: Mon, 06/22/2015 - 11:39
A training manual on 'Integration of Groundwater Management into Transboundary Basin Organizations in Africa' is now available online, free of cost....
Neno Kukuric meets Michel Jarraud
Post date: Thu, 05/28/2015 - 10:36
Nienke Ansems, Researcher at IGRAC, has participated in the Experts Meeting for the preparation of WMO Manual on Water Resources Assessment (WRA)....
Post date: Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:58
Geert-Jan Nijsten, Senior Researcher at IGRAC, gave a presentation on the worldwide assessment of transboundary aquifers with focus on the African...
IGRAC contribution to World Water Development Report
Post date: Tue, 05/12/2015 - 11:39
IGRAC has contributed to the World Water Development Report 2015, which has been launched at the official celebration of the World Water Day, on 20...
Post date: Fri, 05/01/2015 - 15:06
The 7th World Water Forum was held in the Republic of Korea from 12 to 17 April 2015 and IGRAC participated in this major event as well. The World...
Transboundary Aquifers of the World (2015 TBA Map)
Post date: Tue, 04/07/2015 - 11:20
IGRAC and UNESCO-IHP will launch the 2015 edition of the Transboundary Aquifers of the World Map during the 7th World Water Forum in the Republic of...
Neno Kukuric
Post date: Mon, 03/09/2015 - 10:39
On Thursday 16 April 2015, IGRAC Director Dr. Neno Kukuric will give a presentation on the groundwater component of the Transboundary Waters...
DIKTAS Presentation at European session World Water Forum
Post date: Mon, 03/09/2015 - 10:31
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...
Kazakh groundwater professionals trained by IGRAC
Post date: Fri, 03/06/2015 - 10:39
UNESCO-IHP and IGRAC have organized a training course for a selected group of groundwater professionals from Kazakhstan. This course was held from...
Rice Harvest Timor-Leste by the United Nations
Post date: Tue, 01/20/2015 - 00:00
This year, the millennium development goals that were launched in 2000 to make global progress on poverty, education, health, hunger and the...
UPDATE Magazine publishes interview with Neno Kukuric
Post date: Thu, 12/18/2014 - 00:00
In the December issue of its UPDATE Magazine, UNESCO-IHE published an interview with IGRAC Director Dr. Neno Kukurić. In 1993, he obtained his Master...
GroFutures serious game successfully tested at IGRAC
Post date: Mon, 12/15/2014 - 00:00
Currently, IGRAC is developing a serious groundwater game, called 'The Tragedy of the Groundwater Commons Game'. This game that is part of the...
Groundwater, the #HiddenResource
Post date: Wed, 12/10/2014 - 00:00
IGRAC has launched its new animated video entitled 'Groundwater, the Hidden Resource'. This video is part of IGRAC's #HiddenResource campaign that...
Significance and State of Affairs of Groundwater Economics in the Governance of Transboundary Aquifers
Post date: Wed, 12/10/2014 - 00:00
IGRAC Intern Barbara Agstner has writen a report on Groundwater Economics, entitled: 'Significance and State of Affairs of Groundwater Economics in...
Post date: Thu, 11/27/2014 - 00:00
The Centre has published the cooperation report 'Factors Enabling Transboundary Aquifer Cooperation: A Global Analysis'. This report, written by PhD...
Post date: Mon, 11/24/2014 - 00:00
On November 1st, Ms. Daniela Benedicto van Dalen joined IGRAC as Researcher. Daniela was born in Brazil, but has already been living in the...
Post date: Mon, 10/27/2014 - 00:00
UNESCO and IGRAC organised the fifth and last Regional Workshop of the TWAP Groundwater project. The workshop was held from 7-9 October in Bangkok,...
Post date: Fri, 10/24/2014 - 00:00
The article 'Protected by pluralism? Grappling with multiple legal frameworks in groundwater governance' written by Ms. Kirstin I. Conti and Prof....
Post date: Wed, 10/22/2014 - 00:00
The magazine Água e Meio Ambiente Subterrâneo published an interview of two pages with IGRAC Director Neno Kukurić. This bimonthly magazine is an...
Post date: Fri, 10/03/2014 - 00:00
From 15-19 September, the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) organised its 41st edition of the IAH International Congress. The venue...
Post date: Thu, 09/11/2014 - 00:00
From 22 to 24 July, a Regional Workshop for Western and Central Africa will be held in Dakar, Senegal. This workshop is part of the groundwater...
Post date: Thu, 08/28/2014 - 00:00
IGRAC has published the new Transboundary Aquifers of the World Map (TBA Map). The TBA Map 2014 shows 608 identified transboundary aquifers,...
Post date: Thu, 07/31/2014 - 00:00
On 20-21 May 2014, an ecohydrology workshop and steering committee meeting was organised, which served as a start-up of the eighth phase of the...
Post date: Wed, 07/30/2014 - 00:00
From 22-24 July, a Regional Workshop for Western and Central Africa was organised in Dakar, Senegal. This was the fourth regional meeting for the...
Post date: Mon, 07/28/2014 - 00:00
From 15 to 19 September 2014, the IAH International Congress will be held in Marrakech, Morocco. The main theme of this 41st edition of the congress...
Post date: Wed, 03/26/2014 - 00:00
IGRAC, UNESCO-IHE, Deltares and Royal Eijkelkamp joined forces to facilitate and promote advanced groundwater monitoring technology and innovative...
First TWAP Groundwater Regional Workshop held in Montevideo for the Americas region
Post date: Fri, 02/28/2014 - 11:29
The first regional meeting for the Groundwater component of the Transboundary Waters Assessment Programme (TWAP) was organised in Montevideo from 9-...
Post date: Fri, 01/10/2014 - 00:00
The third regional Global Groundwater Monitoring Network (GGMN) workshop took place on 11-12 December 2013 at the UNESCO facilities in Montevideo,...
TWAP Groundwater Regional Coordinators meeting in Delft (The Netherlands)
Post date: Wed, 11/13/2013 - 00:00
UNESCO-IHP and IGRAC has organised a two days meeting with the Regional Coordinators of the TWAP (Transboundary Waters Assessment Programme)...
Post date: Tue, 10/22/2013 - 00:00
On 9 October 2013, Free Flow, the UNESCO publication for the International Year of Water Cooperation was officially launched during the Budapest...
Post date: Thu, 10/03/2013 - 00:00
IGRAC recently published a report on groundwater monitoring in the SADC Region. This report is a summary on groundwater monitoring practices in the...
Post date: Mon, 09/16/2013 - 00:00
Environmental Development is a transdisciplinary journal for the publication and discussion of peer reviewed, original research on emerging issues...
Post date: Thu, 09/12/2013 - 00:00
IGRAC organized a groundwater session at the WWW-2013. The session concerned groundwater information availability and reliability in the context of...
University of Frankfurt to undertake the modelling exercise and scenario building activity for TWAP Groundwater Component
Post date: Mon, 08/19/2013 - 00:00
UNESCO IHP and the University of Frankfurt will soon start the implementation of the modelling and scenario building exercise within the TWAP...
Liana Talaue McManus
Post date: Sun, 08/18/2013 - 00:00
UNEP, the implementing agency for the TWAP, has selected Ms. Liana Talaue McManus as the Project Manager for the project. She will be working as a...
International Hydrogeological Map of Europe
Post date: Tue, 08/06/2013 - 00:00
On the occasion of the completion of the "International Hydrogeological Map of Europe" (IHME) the International Workshop on Groundwater Systems in...
The new TWAP Logo is ready!
Post date: Tue, 08/06/2013 - 00:00
After a long consultation process in which several alternatives have being evaluated, the TWAP partners have chosen a logo for the overall project....
TWAP Groundwater Component Inception Meeting in Perugia (Italy)
Post date: Mon, 06/03/2013 - 00:00
The UNESCO International Hydrological Programme (IHP) has organized two days Inception Meeting to launch the 2-year GEF financed Trans-boundary Water...
Post date: Tue, 05/07/2013 - 00:00
AUSTIN, TEXAS - When cities store water for future use, they often use large lakes created by damming rivers. Now, experts are urging cities to build...
Post date: Mon, 03/18/2013 - 00:00
The lack of effective governance is cited as one of the main causes of unsustainable management of groundwater resources and degradation of aquifers...
Post date: Fri, 12/21/2012 - 00:00
IGRAC was this year represented at the annual Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, bringing together over 20 000 professionals to, over...
Post date: Mon, 10/22/2012 - 00:00
IGRAC and the partners continue the implementation of a Global Groundwater Monitoring Network Programme in Africa with a workshop for the SADC region...
Post date: Tue, 09/11/2012 - 00:00
IGRAC participated in the 2012 Stockholm Water Week where the official launching of the World Water Day took place. World Water Week (WWW) event,...
Post date: Fri, 07/06/2012 - 00:00
On 29-31 of May, the 2nd Regional Consultation of the Groundwater Governance Project was held in Nairobi. More than 80 Sub-Saharan African experts...
Somaliland by Oxfam
Post date: Fri, 07/06/2012 - 00:00
UNESCO (IGRAC & IHP), AMCOW, IAH and AGN successfully launched the Global Groundwater Monitoring Network Programme (GGMN) in Africa with a first...
Post date: Thu, 06/21/2012 - 00:00
DIKTAS is dedicated to the Protection and Sustainable Use of the Dinaric Karst Transboundary Aquifer System. The project started in 2010, to last...
Post date: Mon, 03/26/2012 - 00:00
IGRAC and the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) signed Memorandum of Understanding. Dr Wilhelm Struckmeier (President of the IAH)...
Post date: Tue, 02/28/2012 - 00:00
In recognition of UNESCO and the Kingdom of the Netherlands signing the agreement on the establishment of the International Groundwater Resource...
Post date: Tue, 02/28/2012 - 00:00
An inspiring workshop on "Transboundary Waters, Opportunities for Cooperation" was held in Yazd, I.R. Iran on 22 February 2012. The workshop was...
Post date: Thu, 12/29/2011 - 00:00
UNESCO and the Kingdom of the Netherlands signed agreement about IGRAC. In 1999, UNESCO and WMO took an initiative to form an international...
Post date: Tue, 12/20/2011 - 00:00
The UNECE (United Nations Economic Commission for Europe) recently published its 'Second Assessment of Transboundary Rivers, Lakes and Groundwaters'...
Post date: Thu, 07/07/2011 - 00:00
IGRAC participated in the UNESCO-IHP Experts Meeting on "Groundwater Dependent Ecosystems" (with a focus on coastal groundwater dependent ecosystems...
Post date: Thu, 07/07/2011 - 00:00
IGRAC participated in the First ISARM Central Africa and Second ISARM West-Africa workshop in Douala, Cameroon on 16-19 May 2011. Objectives of the...
Post date: Tue, 07/05/2011 - 00:00
Bangkok Thailand , June 1-2, 2011. The Asia-Pacific regional  Knowledge Hub for Groundwater Management has been launched  under  the theme Bringing...
Post date: Tue, 12/21/2010 - 00:00
On 6 - 8 December, the ISARM 2010 International conference on Transboundary Aquifers, Challenges and new directions, successfully took place at the...
Post date: Tue, 09/28/2010 - 00:00
A collaboration between IGRAC and the Utrecht University lead to a joint article which is presently in press in Geophysical Research Letters. The...
Post date: Wed, 06/02/2010 - 00:00
On the 11-12 of May 2010, IGRAC attended the EUGENE GEO workshop on water that took place at the German Federal Institute of Hydrology (BfG), Koblenz...
Post date: Sat, 05/01/2010 - 00:00
On April 15-16th 2010, IGRAC and UNESCO-IHP organized in Utrecht an international workshop on new technologies and the use of alternative information...
Post date: Thu, 04/22/2010 - 00:00
On April 15-16th, IGRAC and UNESCO-IHP organized in Utrecht an international workshop on new technologies and the use of alternative information...
Post date: Tue, 03/16/2010 - 00:00
A two-days meeting on transboundary aquifers in the IGAD region (the Horn of Africa - Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan and Uganda) is held...
Post date: Fri, 03/05/2010 - 00:00
The Annual Integrated Global Water Cycle Observations (IGWCO) Community of Practice Science and Planning meeting was held in the City College of the...
Post date: Tue, 01/26/2010 - 00:00
The first technical working meeting of the Global Environmental Facility IW:Science project, referred to in full as ‘Enhancing the use of Science in...
Post date: Tue, 12/01/2009 - 00:00
Climatic change is expected to cause significant changes in the water cycle. On the one hand more concentrated and stronger precipitation is expected...
Post date: Sun, 10/25/2009 - 00:00
From October 25 to 28 the first  world Young Earth Scientist congress will be held in Beijing at the University of Geosciences. This event is...
Post date: Mon, 10/19/2009 - 00:00
An international conference will be held in Paris on 6-8 December 2010, marking the end of the first phase of the ISARM Programme and the start of...
Post date: Sun, 09/06/2009 - 00:00
The Overall Theme of the IAHS/IAH JIC will be "Water: Vital resource under stress- How science can help", while IAH sessions will focuses on "...
Post date: Fri, 07/31/2009 - 00:00
The IGRAC site was recently expanded with quite an elaborate section on Saline Groundwater. In 2008 and 2009 IGRAC members made an extensive...
Post date: Fri, 06/26/2009 - 00:00
From 7 to 10 July 2009, the Global Terrestrial Network - Hydrology (GTN-H) holds a workshop and the fourth season of the GTN-H coordination panel....
Post date: Fri, 05/29/2009 - 00:00
A workshop on transboundary groundwaters in Central Asia and Caucasus, organized by United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (...
H.R.H. Willem Alexander van Oranje Nassau and Neno Kukuric
Post date: Thu, 03/26/2009 - 00:00
During a special meeting at the World Water Forum 5, the Transboundary Aquifers Map of the World - update 2009 (pdf, 2.5 Mb) was presented. IGRAC...
Post date: Tue, 11/18/2008 - 00:00
At the invitation of organizing committee, IGRAC has participated in workshop on "Groundwater in SADC IWRM Initiative". The workshop was organised by...
Post date: Tue, 08/12/2008 - 00:00
Fresh groundwater is the main target for most people interested in developing, using or managing groundwater. Nevertheless, the majority of all...
Post date: Mon, 08/04/2008 - 00:00
The Netherlands National Committee of the Dutch Chapter of IAH presented their Publication No.5 "Arsenic in Groundwater: A World Problem". IGRAC...
Post date: Tue, 12/18/2007 - 00:00
IGRAC represented UNESCO at the International Roundtable on Integrated Management of Shared Groundwater in South Eastern Europe, Slovenia, 14-16...
Post date: Wed, 08/08/2007 - 00:00
IGRAC contribution to GEF IW conference, Cape Town, South Africa from July 31 - August 3, 2007. The Global Environment Facility (GEF) and its...
Post date: Thu, 06/14/2007 - 00:00
Together with Académie de l'eau and BGRM, UNESCO organised a Workshop of Transboundary Aquifers in Paris 29 and 30 May 2007. The main focus of the...