We are pleased to invite you to participate in the
14th International Water Association (IWA) Specialist Conference
on Watershed and River Basin Management
to be held 9 – 11 October 2017, in the beautiful Skukuza Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa.
The conference will be hosted by the IWA Watershed and River Basin Management Specialist Group in partnership with the Water Institute for Southern Africa (WISA) and IWA-South Africa (IWA-SA), and will address cutting edge issues related to sustainable watershed management, with a special focus on emerging issues related to climate change.
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Conference topics will include climate change, achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), water governance, improving water resource management with a focus on water quality, eutrophication, hydrological assessments, groundwater, and floodplain management, advancing participatory interaction in these processes. Furthermore, these themes should consider the latest trends in negotiating tensions in basin management including but not limited to mining, underground gas extraction, the urban/rural interface, as well as the water-energy-food nexus.
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