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A great academic experience at the University of the West of England, Bristol

A great academic experience at the University of the West of England, Bristol

In October 2017, the British Council and Cienciactiva – Concytec (National Council of Science, Technology and Innovation) announced the first call of the Newton-Paulet Fund ‘Researcher Links Travel Grants’ in Peru. This fund, supported by resources from the British... Read more »

Categories: Blog Climate change adaptation Peru River basins South America University of Arizona University of the West of England

Students reflect on the 2018 Insaka Research Symposium

Students reflect on the 2018 Insaka Research Symposium

The 2018 Insaka Research Symposium was hosted by South African National Parks (SANParks) at Mopane Camp in Kruger National Park. It was a four-day event (11–14 June 2018) focusing on the theme ‘sustaining the ecosystem service benefits from green... Read more »

Categories: Africa Blog Climate change adaptation Ecosystems Green infrastructure Monash South Africa Resilience Student scholarships

Dr Nishikant Gupta visits UWE to discuss water issues in the Himalayas

Dr Nishikant Gupta visits UWE to discuss water issues in the Himalayas

In late November 2017, Dr Nishikant Gupta visited the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) to deliver lectures to postgraduate and undergraduate Integrated Water Management students, and also deliver a presentation for discussion at a staff seminar.... Read more »

Categories: Asia Climate change adaptation Himalayas India Nepal News River basins University of the West of England

Protecting the páramos and mangroves: water challenges for Colombia

Protecting the páramos and mangroves: water challenges for Colombia

As the second most biodiverse country on the planet, Colombia is rightly taking post-conflict sustainable development and economic growth seriously. During my recent two-week stay, I was able to take in perspectives in two contrasting cities with similar water... Read more »

Categories: Agriculture Blog Climate change adaptation Colombia Ecosystems Green infrastructure Resilience South America University of the West of England