Water Security Network

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

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

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