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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

Himalayan hydropower: Scientists and state officials collaborate on policy to address water-energy-food nexus tradeoffs

Himalayan hydropower: Scientists and state officials collaborate on policy to address water-energy-food nexus tradeoffs

On 11 November 2016, international researchers and policy-makers came together to discuss the research results and draft policy recommendations of the Irrigation-Hydropower Nexus in the Upper Ganges Headwaters (HI-NEX) project. The research team has spent the past two years... Read more »

Categories: Himalayas Nepal Nexus University of Arizona

How are water security and adaptive capacity measured? IWSN researchers produce special issue of ‘Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability’

Back in 2014, a team of University of Arizona (UA) researchers organized a workshop titled ‘Metrics and Measurement of Adaptation: Advances in Water Research in the Arid Americas,’ held at the UA’s Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy... Read more »

Categories: Asia China Climate change adaptation Monash South Africa Nepal News Nexus South America Transboundary University of Arizona University of the West of England