Course Announcement: Sustainable Water Management
Water is at the core of sustainable development. Water resources, and the range of services they provide, underpin poverty reduction, economic growth and environmental sustainability. From food and energy security to human and environmental health, water contributes to improvements in social well-being and inclusive growth, affecting the livelihoods of billions.
This virtual course offers participants updated and compiled contents referred to sustainable water management in a climate change context.
This course will run from September 1 to November 13, 2015.
There is no course fee, participants will be selected by the organizing committee considering gender, professional background, and geographic balance, as well as on their motivation and commitment to participate throughout the entire course.
Interested participants must complete the online application form and submit the following documentation to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject “Sustainable Water Management virtual course registration”, before Friday, August 28, 2015.
- Required. A 1-page profile, describing: educational and professional background; experience in water resources management, water capacity development, or decision making; participation in networks and/or alliances; any other relevant information related to the course subject.
- Required. A 1-page motivation and commitment letter: explaining your interest in participating in the course; availability to dedicate at least 4 hours per week during the course duration and participate in the course activities; and your expectations in terms how will you apply and share the acquired contents in your field of work and with your colleagues.