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Green Mendoza and its acequias: A Mexican architect’s impressions of urban greenspace in an Andean Argentine city

Green Mendoza and its acequias: A Mexican architect’s impressions of urban greenspace in an Andean Argentine city

I was fortunate enough to be invited to participate in the 2nd International Congress Water for the Future that was held in Mendoza, Argentina, on 7-9 March 2019 – my second visit to the city. It was great to... Read more »

Categories: Argentina Blog Climate change adaptation Green infrastructure Groundwater Resilience University of Arizona

‘Remote Sensing for Water Resource Management in Africa’ training course takes place in Pietermaritzburg

‘Remote Sensing for Water Resource Management in Africa’ training course takes place in Pietermaritzburg

In January, colleagues from the Centre for Water, Communities and Resilience (CWCR) and the International Water Security Network (IWSN) at UWE Bristol organised and co-delivered an eight-day training course on ‘Remote Sensing for Water Resource Management’ in Pietermaritzburg, South... Read more »

Categories: Africa Blog Remote sensing University of the West of England

How is scarce water in South Africa really allocated and what are the implications for catchment resilience and fruit production?

By Bruce Lankford (University of East Anglia), and Jon McCosh, Mlungisi Shabalala and Lutendo Mugwedi (Institute of Natural Resources) Abstract In this piece we argue that; 1) an absence of purposive managed water allocation can be observed in some... Read more »

Categories: Africa Agriculture Blog Climate change adaptation Drought Ecosystems Gamification Groundwater Nexus Resilience River basins uMngeni

World Water Congress and Exhibition: Shaping Our Water Future

World Water Congress and Exhibition: Shaping Our Water Future

Between 16-21 September, 9,815 participants from 98 countries, representing governments, utilities, academia, private companies, and international organisations, came together at Tokyo Big Sight (Tokyo Exhibition Centre) to participate in a strategic platform discussing and co-creating solutions to our global... Read more »

Categories: Asia Blog Climate change adaptation Green infrastructure Resilience University of the West of England