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Integrated Water Resources Management in Latin America: Reflections on a training course in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia

Integrated Water Resources Management in Latin America: Reflections on a training course in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia

In Latin America, there is a relative water abundance, yet water is not accessible to everyone. Rapid urbanization, densification and expansion of cities, development of mining and livestock activities, social conflicts over water, and increasing climate variability, among other... Read more »

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IWSN helps bring water professionals to the International Water Governance Workshop in Argentina

IWSN helps bring water professionals to the International Water Governance Workshop in Argentina

On 3-6 August 2016, IWSN supported the International Water Governance Workshop in Mendoza, Argentina. The event was organised by the IWSN team at University of Arizona (UA), in collaboration with the Departamento General de Irrigación (DGI) – the water... Read more »

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Transboundary water security in action: Collaborative research across the Central Andes

Transboundary water security in action: Collaborative research across the Central Andes

The Andes Mountain Range, or Cordillera de los Andes, stretches as a formidable 4,500-mile (7,242km) north-south barrier along the western margin of South America. The tallest peak, Mount Aconcagua (at 22,841 ft./6,962m), rises on the border between Chile and... Read more »

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